Disabled Students Program & Services (DSPS)

Hours & Services

All Merced College facilities are closed until further notice. Student services are available remotely.

Effective Monday, March 23, 2020. 

Due to COVID-19, all in-person counseling appointments have been moved to phone or Zoom.

Call the DSPS Office at (209) 384-6155 or email us at dsps@mccd.edu for:

  • Program Enrollment questions
  • Scheduling appointments with Counselors by phone or Zoom
  • Questions regarding Accommodations
  • Technology Assistance
  • Tutoring Online (Smarthinking)
  • Understanding Canvas
  • Registration Assistance
  • Educational Planning
  • Zoom - Video Conferencing Platfrom

 The Disabled Students Program & Services (DSPS) offers educational support services for students with disabilities.

Voter Registration is Accessible to All

Students with disabilities have the right to voter registration opportunities. For more information, please ask one of the Disability Services personnel, or visit the Voter’s Registration link by Clicking Here.

Services available to all DSPS Students:

  • Counseling
  • Registration Assistance
  • Priority Registration
  • Monitoring/Follow-up
  • Accommodation(s) Letters to Instructors
  • Liaison with Instructors
  • Liaison with Community Agencies
  • Liaison with On-Campus Programs

Services which are disability specific:

  • Classroom Notetakers
  • Sign Language Interpreters for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • Test Accommodations:  Test Proctoring Schedule (PDF)
  • Reader Services
  • Brailled Text, Large Print, MP3 files, PDF, Word Doc, Kurzweil, Zoomtext
  • Adaptive PE
  • Assistive Computer Technologies Access and Training
  • Specialized Equipment Loan
  • DP Temporary Parking Permits (On-Campus "Blue Curb" Only)
  • Diagnostic Assessment for Learning Disabilities

DSPS Brochure PDF

Lesher Building
Merced  Location:  
Lesher Building, 2nd Floor, Office 234
3600 M Street
Merced, CA 95348
Phone: (209) 384-6155
Fax: (209) 384-6013
Hours of Operation:
    Spring/Fall Semester:  Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Summer:  Monday – Thursday  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Los Banos
Los Banos  Location:

Building A, Student Services
22240 Highway 152
Los Banos, CA 93635
Phone: (209) 384-6155
Fax: (209) 381-6430
Hours of Operation: 
    Spring/Fall Semester:  Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Summer:  Monday – Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.