Welcome to the Northern Virginia Community College Website

Accessibility Navigation:

Getting Started

  • student communicates using sign language
  • students using a computer with the aid of assistive technology
  • Student works through a handout with the help of an Interpreter

Please be aware that the accommodations you select may or may not be approved. Final approval will be based on your supporting documentation and your interview with the Disabilities counselor.


Instructions for Requesting Initial Accommodations

New Students Service Database Tutorial

Instructions for Renewing Accommodations

Returning Students Service Database Tutorial

Instructions for Visiting Students

If you are a visiting student and already receive accommodations at your home college, it may not be necessary to submit documentation in order to obtain accommodations at NOVA. Please view the tutorial video and then submit your application in our database. When directed to upload documentation, you may submit the Letter of Accommodations from your college, instead. If you have any questions, please contact DisabilityServices@nvcc.edu.

New Students Service Database Tutorial

Request Accomodation

Click on the button to request an accomodation. Disability Services will contact you through your NOVA student email account once we receive your application for accommodations.

DSS Application                            Current DSS Student Login