Disability Support Services (DSS)
The Colorado School of Mines is committed to providing equal access to University courses, programs, and activities for students with a disability. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAAA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Disability Support Services staff works with qualified undergraduate, graduate, and professional students to manage the impact of their disability on learning and living at Mines.
DSS Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 4:30pm
Staff are available to assist via email, phone, virtually, and in-person.
Masks are not required but strongly encouraged when visiting Disability Support Services and the Mines Testing Center. Social distancing measures are also encouraged.
IMPORTANT: DO NOT COME TO DSS OR THE MTC IF YOU ARE SICK OR HAVE ANY COVID SYMPTOMS.
Mines Testing Center
Students who are registered through DSS and qualify for testing accommodations may utilize this service. Find MTC policies, procedures, and AIM guides here.
Students Seeking Accommodations
Learn how to register with Disability Support Services and how to request academic, housing, and dining accommodations.
Students Already Registered with DSS
Find announcements with the most up to date information, various resources, and answers to FAQs here.
DSS Staff & Contact Information
Meet all the members of the DSS Team and find our contact information here.
Information for Faculty
Find academic and disability policies, answers to FAQs, best practice guides for accessibility, and other resources.
Find general disability and accessibility related info, resources (e.g. inclusive event planning), and DSS newsletters here.
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