Tyler Junior College

Learning and Physical Disabilities

Learning Disabilities

Accommodations available:

  • Academic support services
  • Referral for diagnostic evaluation
  • Special arrangements for taking exams/written work done in class (extended time, alternate test format, scribe/reader, alternate testing site, other accommodations on an individual basis)
  • Coordination of textbooks recorded/print enlarged
  • Classroom scribe/reader
  • Classroom notetaker
  • Other accommodations on an individual basis

Documentation Required:

  • Current individually administered Intelligence Test
  • Current Achievement Test
  • High School Special Education testing (IEP's not acceptable)
  • Diagnosis of ADD/ADHD (provided by Medical/Psychological professional)
  • Vocational Rehabilitation/Veteran Affairs Records (if applicable)

Physical Impairments

Accommodations available:

  • Ramps
  • Curb cuts
  • Accessible buildings
  • Accessible restrooms
  • Handicapped parking
  • Academic support services
  • Modified/Adaptive equipment
  • Classroom scribe/reader
  • Classroom notetaker

Documentation Required:

  • Current medical evaluation
  • High school records (if applicable)
  • Vocational Rehabilitation/Veteran Affairs records (if applicable)

Disability Services

Potter 105
Phone: 903-510-2878
Toll Free: 800-687-5680 ext. 2878
Video Phone for Deaf Student Services Office: 903-705-7678
Fax: 903-510-2894