Special Services is the program on campus providing services to students with disabilities. This program has been serving students since 1974. Each semester over 900 students with disabilities receive a wide range of support services that are not provided by other departments on campus and many services that are. This "One- Stop" approach creates a more user-friendly atmosphere for all our students...

Schedule DSPS Counseling Appointments online:

OR Through your student portal, select the "Online Services & Live Chat" tile, Select "LAPC" as your college. Look under Department "DSPS." Our staff can also assist you via email at special_services@piercecollege.edu

Please remember:
Summer Session A: June 13, 2022 to July 14, 2022
Summer Session B: July 18, 2022 to August 21, 2022
8-Week Summer Session: June 13, 2022 to August 7, 2022
Fall Semester: August 29, 2022 to December 18, 2022

All Students must follow LACCD Safety Guidelines While Visiting Pierce College Campus.

For ASL Interpreter request, please email: special_services@piercecollege.edu - Please include your First, Last Name & Student ID Number.

Special Services Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)

- Students will participate in interactive meetings to develop educational plans and goals, review progress, and establish accommodations.

- Students will understand the process and how to activate accommodations on a semester by semester basis and update their student educational contract annually.

- Students complete necessary test proctoring forms and make appointments for taking their tests in the office timely.

- Students identify the educational limitations their disability imposes in the classroom.

- Students benefit from faculty familiar with accommodating students with disabilities in an instructional setting.

Office Information

Office Hours and Location

  • Mondays to Thursdays: 8:30AM - 4:00PM
  • Fridays: 8:30AM – 1:00PM
  • Saturdays to Sundays: Closed
    *In-Person Hours are Subject to Change.
  • Mondays to Thursdays: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
  • Fridays: 8:00AM - 4:00PM
  • Saturdays to Sundays: Closed
    *Virtual Hours are Subject to Change.

Located: Student Services Building, 1st Fl.