Disability Services

At MCCC, we welcome and support a diverse student body. The Disability Services Office coordinates accommodations for persons with documented disabilities who are enrolled in credit and non-credit classes or attend college-sponsored programs and events.

To schedule an appointment with a Disability Services Counselor, please call 734.384.4167.  All accommodations for students are provided free of charge.

MCCC is committed to providing accessibility to all information on the MCCC website to those with disabilities.  If you are an individual with a disability and are having difficulty accessing this information on the website, please contact the Disability Services Office.

The Americans with Disabilities Act (1990), The American with Disabilities Amendments Act (2008) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act (1973) are designed to prevent discrimination against individuals with disabilities. To review Monroe County Community College’s non-discrimination policy, click here.


The legislation listed above specifies that a person with a disability is one who has a physical impairment or a mental or psychological disorder that includes the following:

mental/psychological impairment:


  • A specific learning disability
  • Emotional or mental illness
  • Organic brain syndrome
  • A developmental disability

physical impairment that is:


  • Neurological; and/or
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Respiratory
  • Cardiovascular
  • Reproductive
  • Digestive
  • Genito-urinary
  • Hemic
  • Lymphatic
  • Skin
  • Endocrine

That substantially limits one or more of these major life activities:

  • Self-care
  • Manual tasks
  • Walking
  • Seeing
  • Hearing
  • Speaking
  • Breathing
  • Standing
  • Thinking
  • Concentrating
  • Reading
  • Learning
  • Sleeping
  • Working
  • Bending
  • Communicating
  • Reproducing
  • Normal cell growth
  • Immune system function
  • Digestive function
  • Bowel function
  • Bladder function
  • Neurological function
  • Brain function
  • Respiratory function
  • Circulatory function
  • Endocrine function
  • Has a history of impairment

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Steps for Success for Students with Disabilities
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Making the Transition from High School to MCCC
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How is college different from high school?
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Student Disability Verification
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Personal Care Attendant Agreement
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Responsibilities When Using a Personal Care Attendant
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Student Responsibilities When Using a Notetaker
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Policies / Procedures

Information for Students with Disabilities
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Audio-recorded Lecture Policy
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Guidelines for Readers, Scribes and Examinees
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Chronic Health Conditions – Student Responsibilities
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Service Animal Policy
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