Disability Services

Disability Disclosure Process

  • The process is voluntary.
  • You must submit paperwork validating the disability to the appropriate individual:
    • All students with Learning Disabilities should contact Terry Latella
    • For all other disabilities (including but not limited to medical, mental, health, vision, hearing, autism spectrum and attention deficit disorders), contact Laurie Novi
  • Documentation should be current and relevant and include a description of the disability and its functional/educational limitations.
  • Schedule an appointment to meet with the appropriate disabilities contact to determine individual academic accommodations.
  • Academic accommodations will only be provided to those students who have completed this process.
  • Academic accommodations are not retroactive.
  • View the Disability Services Fact Sheet
  • View the College Activity and Program Accessibility policy

Accommodations for Placement Testing

  • Submit current and relevant documentation validating the disability to either Terry Latella or Laurie Novi, as described above.
  • Meet with the appropriate disabilities contact to complete disclosure process to determine the adjustments, auxiliary aids, or support services required for placement testing.
  • Complete required paperwork to submit to the placement testing coordinator.
  • Accommodations are not retroactive.

Contact information

 

 

Terry Latella, M.S. Laurie Novi, M.S.N.
Counselor for Students with Learning Disabilities Coordinator of Disability Services*
Kinney Hall, Room K519c Kinney Hall, Room K519m
TLatella@nv.edu LNovi@nv.edu
Phone: 203-596-8608 Phone: 203-575-8035
Fax: 203-596-8610 Fax: 203-596-8610
*Coordinator for all other disabilities such as, but not limited to, medical, mental, health, vision, hearing, autism spectrum and attention deficit disorders