College Resources

Student Disability Services

Piedmont Technical College strives to provide reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities.

The college makes every effort to ensure access to educational opportunities in its program. If any of this information is not accessible to you based on your disability, please contact Brenda Dailey at 864-941-8378 or dailey.b@ptc.edu.
 

Who is eligible for services?

Anyone with a documented disability may register with Student Disability Services. The disability may be physical, psychiatric, psychological or emotional in nature. Assistance may be provided, but is not limited, to people with:

  • Mobility impairments

  • Hearing impairments

  • Visual impairments

  • Learning disabilities

  • Chronic physical conditions

  • Speech impairments

  • Attention deficit hyper-activity
     

What do you need to do?

Contact Brenda Dailey, Counselor for Student Disability Services, dailey.b@ptc.edu, 864-941-8378, to make an appointment.

 

Documentation

Any student requesting services based on a disability must submit recent and appropriate documentation from school, physician, psychological or psychiatric sources. See the coordinator for more information or to review your documentation.
 

What next?

After reviewing your documentation, your counselor will help you determine what reasonable accommodations you need to reach your academic goals. Please note that some accommodations may take up to 2 weeks before being made available to students.

 

Pre-Enrollment Accommodations

Individual arrangements can be made during the application process including placement testing, orientation and admissions advising.
 

Classroom Accommodations

Based on your individual needs and supporting documentation, accommodations may be provided in the classroom. Referral to outside agencies and other resources are also available.
 

Outreach

Consultation and in-service training concerning reasonable accommodations, rights of people with disabilities, sensitivity and awareness, and federal and state laws such as Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 are provided if needed.

Financial aid advising, transfer information, career development, tutoring services, counseling and guidance services are also available to individuals with disabilities.
 

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