Disabled Students Programs and Services (DSPS)

DSPS Mission Statement:

Fresno City College Disabled Student Programs and Services will create an accessible, inclusive campus environment using holistic, comprehensive, strategic services to empower students with disabilities and provide them access to pursue their academic, personal, and vocational goals.

The DSP&S office is currently open.  DSP&S front desk staff is available M-F, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., also via campus phone or email to answer general questions regarding DSP&S services. 

How to Apply to the DSPS Program

Virtual Lobby

DSPS Virtual Lobby

  • The DSPS Virtual Lobby staff are available for quick, drop-in questions from Faculty, Staff, and Students
  • New Students applying to DSPS for the first time, or students in need of a Student Educational Plan (SEP) are encouraged to contact our Front Desk at 559.442.8237 to schedule an appointment.

Virtual Lobby Hours of Operation for August 2021:
Tuesday - 9 a.m. to  4 p.m.
Wednesday - 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday - 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Closed for lunch from 12 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Extended Virtual Lobby Hours for the Beginning of the Semester!!!
Tuesday, August 10th and 17th: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, August 11th and 18th: 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursday, August 12th and 19th: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Closed for lunch from 12 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.


Additional Virtual Lobby Assistance available through August 31!!

Do you need additional assistance with:

  • Submitting classroom assignments on Canvas?
  • A refresher on how to use Zoom to access your classes?
  • Logging into the DSPS AIM student portal?
  • Learning how to use Sonocent audio notetaker?
  • How to access Alternate Media Services?

One-on-one help is available through the DSPS Virtual Lobby!

Zoom, Canvas, and Accessible Information Management (AIM)

Day: Every Tuesday through August 31

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Canvas Overview Video for Students

Sonocent and Alternative Media Services

Day: Every Wednesday through August 31

Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.



Office Hours and Contact Information

DSP&S Office Hours

Monday - Friday 
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Counseling Appointment

Schedule an online appointment with your DSPS counselor.  If you are unable to schedule an online appointment, please call 559.442.8237 for assistance.

How to Schedule a Starfish Appointment

How to Attend Your Zoom Counseling Appointment

If you are in need of Interpreting Services for your counseling appointment, please complete the Interpreter Request Form



Phone voice/TDD: 559.442.8237
Fax: 559.499.6038
Video: 559.478.2756

Email: dsps@fresnocitycollege.edu

Location: Building A (#1)
Campus Map

Fresno City College
Attn: Disabled Students Program & Services (DSPS)
1101 E University Avenue
Fresno, CA 93741


Upcoming Workshops

Check back for upcoming workshops

DSP&S Director

Office Staff

Ram Pathways Counselors

Outreach and Transition to College

Alternate Media

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services



Student Workers/General Questions/Canvas Assistance

Additional Information

Important Dates - Summer and Fall 2021

Event Date/Time
FCC Scholarship Application opens for 2022-2023 10/01/2021 12:00 AM
FAFSA Application opens for academic year 2022-2023 10/01/2021 12:00 AM
CSU Fall 2022 Application Opens 10/01/2021 12:00 AM
Deadline to apply for Fall Semester Graduation 10/01/2021 12:00 AM
Last day to drop full term class 10/08/2021 12:00 AM
Last day to drop a full term class 10/08/2021 12:00 AM
Start of second nine weeks short term classes 10/11/2021 12:00 AM
Priority Registration 10/12/2021 - 10/13/2021
Men's Soccer oct26 10/26/2021 4:00 PM
UC Fall 2022 Admission Application opens 11/01/2021 12:00 AM
Open Enrollment for Spring 2022 11/05/2021 12:00 AM
UC and CSU Fall 2022 admission application deadline 11/30/2021 12:00 AM
Fall Final Exams Week 12/04/2021 - 12/10/2021
Final exams week 12/06/2021 12:00 AM
End of Fall Semester 12/10/2021 12:00 AM
Winter Break 2021-2022 12/13/2021 - 01/02/2022
Grades expected to be posted on WebAdvisor 12/16/2021 12:00 AM
Faculty Duty Day 01/06/2022 12:00 AM
Spring Semester Begins 01/10/2022 8:00 AM
End of Spring Semester 05/20/2022 5:00 PM
4 and 10 Week Summer Session begin 05/23/2022 8:00 AM
8 Week Summer Session begins 06/06/2022 8:00 AM
End of 4 Week Session 06/17/2022 12:00 AM
6 Week Summer Session begins 06/20/2022 12:00 AM
Fall Semester Begins 08/08/2022 8:00 AM
Fall Semester Ends 12/09/2022 12:00 AM