Students with disabilities may use a variety of accommodation services that are intended to improve their performance in either a traditional classroom setting or an online setting.
Accommodations offered include:
- Testing Assistance
- Extended time
- Minimum distraction location
- Reader, Scribe, or Recording
- Large Print
- Classroom Note-takers
- Alternate Book Formats
- Online Learning
- Equipment Loan
- Assistive Technology
- Zoom Text
- Dragon Naturally Speaking
- and more
- Sign Language Interpreter
How do I obtain these disability services?
Students must request services by contacting our office and providing information which documents the disability. Information disclosed about one’s disability will remain confidential.
Explore our FAQs or contact us if you have questions.
Resource for women with disabilities: QC Imagines (Please Note: this link will take you to a webpage outside of the Black Hawk College website.)
Read & Write Gold is here!
This is a new tool that is free to Black Hawk College students and employees. This tool can help strengthen your reading and writing skills.
Read & Write Gold – or RWG – will increase your reading speed and comprehension and improve your research, writing, study and test-taking skills. It has a built-in dictionary, thesaurus and spell-checker.
RWG is free and can be downloaded onto your laptop, home computer or tablet.
Last updated 11/12/2014