For New Students to Merced College:

  1. Complete a Merced College orientation and assessment test. Phone (209)384-6000 to schedule an appointment.
  2. Make an appointment with a DSPS Counselor. You should have verification of your disability for your first appointment. The phone number for DSPS is 384-6155.
  3. View the DSPS Student Orientation Powerpoint: As a PDF document or in PowerPoint format.

For Enrolled Students:

  1. Make an appointment with a DSPS counselor. You should have verification of your disability for your first appointment. The phone number to call to reach DSPS is (209)384-6155.
  2. If you have questions concerning this procedure, feel free send us an email at dsps@mccd.edu.

For Students with Learning Disabilities:

  1. You must be enrolled in classes.
  2. Obtain a Learning Disabled (LD) Assessment through the DSPS Office. Flyers are available in the DSPS Office that explain this process.