If you are a new or returning part-time or full-time student who experiences barriers due to physical, mental health, chronic health or learning challenges, we can support you with individualized accommodations and supports. Learning Strategists at NSCC work collaboratively with students, faculty and staff to ensure that the learning environment is accessible.
We work one on one with you to:
- Develop an academic accommodation plan
- Use assistive technology to help read textbooks, write papers and study
- Access services such as tutoring and notetaking
- Obtain alternate format textbooks
- Apply for funding for disability-related equipment or services (eg. notetaking, software)
- Arrange physical access to our buildings, classrooms, learning spaces and equipment
- Provide learning strategy support
We have subject guides to help you with many aspects of learning. Some topics include:
- Time Management Guide - for help with staying organized, focused, and on track of your learning.
- Writing Guide - for tips on writing resumes, reports, using effective grammar and punctuation, and more.
- TutorMe Guide – access our free online tutoring support 24/7
- Preparing for Employment – covers essential skills, resume writing, interviews, and more.
- Assistive Technology Guide – information on apps, software and hardware tools available to NSCC students
Learn more about accessing supports and services
For more information, or to access our services please visit Accessibility Services, email us at or call (902) 491-7333.