Disability Support Services (DSS)

Starting September 13 and continuing throughout the fall 2021 semester, the DSS office will be open to offer in-person services by appointment. To schedule an appointment, call DSS at (714) 484-7104. You may also connect with DSS virtually by clicking on the chat card below. 

  • In-Person Office Hours: MondayThursday, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Virtual Office Hours: MondayFriday, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Portal Login for Students

Students can login to the Charger Access Student Portal by clicking on the underlined link or the button below.


Are you concerned about your well-being or that of another Cypress College student?

If you know someone in distress and in need of assistance with anxiety, depression, food/housing insecurity, or overall mental health, submit a referral to ChAT by going to cypresscollege.edu/chat/, clicking on the “Concerning Behavior” button, and filling out the referral form. 

IMPORTANT: If there is an urgent need for assistance, please call 911 or Campus Safety at (714) 484-7387.

Charger Lift

Need a lift? Free on campus transportation for students with permanent or temporary physical disabilities. Call Campus Safety for a ride at (714) 484-7387.

Connect with Us Virtually

You can click on the card below to chat with the DSS front counter or visit this link to browse all available departments and staff: cypress.craniumcafe.com/directory/by-department 

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Disability Support Services

Mission Statement

Disability Support Services (DSS) provides accommodations and services to students with disabilities to ensure equitable access to college programs and facilities. DSS is committed to providing students opportunities that will maximize their potential for success in achieving their individual, educational, and career goals. The Cypress College Disability Support Services is proud to provide services to eligible students. Our services are individualized to meet each student’s needs.

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Our Services

All DSS students are eligible for the following:

  • Use of our High Tech Computer lab
  • Enrollment in our special classes
  • Priority registration
  • Academic, vocational and personal counseling
  • Assistance in connecting with other programs and resources

Additional Services Available on an Individual Basis

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Alternate media
  • Assistive listening device loan
  • Learning Disability assessment
  • Note-taking assistance
  • Referral to additional resources
  • Sign language interpreters
  • Audio recorder loan
  • Test accommodations

College Complex Building with plants


Cypress College Complex, 1st Floor

Contact Information

T: (714) 484-7104
F: (714) 484-6045
Video Phone: (657) 777-4208  


In-Person Hours (By Appointment):
Monday–Thursday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday: Closed

Virtual Hours:
Monday–Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.