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 Disability Resources & Services

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Disability Resources & Services (DRS)

Assists students who have a documented disability according to The Americans with Disabilities Act(ADA), Amendment Act of 2008, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Students must self-identify, register,
and follow all DRS procedures.  DRS Services include:

  • Advocacy
  • Inform, educate, and monitor disability processes,
    rights and laws
  • Intake appointment and documentation review
  • Utilizing approved classroom and campus accommodations
  • Assistive technology (AT) support
  • Campus, community referral and resources
  • Monitor campus compliance of ADAAA

Appointments can be made:

  • Once student has applied through DRS Connect and uploaded documentation of their disability
  • Once student has registered for classes

When should students seek assistance from DRS?

  • If you have a documented disability, a medical or psychological diagnosis
  • If you received prior Special Education Services, including resource support 
  • If you have a temporary disability that begins to affect academic goals and performance
  • If you begin to struggle transitioning to college,
    classrooms tasks, and academic goals

When should Staff or Faculty refer to DRS?

  • If a student self discloses a disability
  • If a student has asked for or appears to be in need of accommodations

DRS Connect Open Lab
Pecos Campus Computer Lab (B123)

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Thursday, January 19, 2017

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NOTICE: Documentation of your disability is a requirement!

Fall - Spring Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Office: 480.857.5188
Fax:     480.212.0915

Pecos Campus
Bradshaw Hall 101

Williams and Communiversity campus students receive DRS Services through the Pecos campus.  Please call for more information.


Director:  Dawn Gruichich, MSW, LCSW
Email:  dawn.gruichich@cgc.edu

Disability Resource Specialist:  Juwanta Steed, M.Ed.

Office Coordinator:  Margaret Walker
Phone:  480.857.5188
Fax:      480.212.0915

Department Website: www.cgc.edu/disability