Accommodating a Disability
Notice of Non-Discrimination - Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
In accordance with federal law, Berkeley College does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its programs and activities.
Questions regarding disability discrimination and the implementation of services offered at Berkeley College may be referred to Sharon McLennon-Weir, Ph.D., CRC, LMHC, Director of Disability Services, 914-694-1122 ext. 3169 or Sharon-Mclennon@BerkeleyCollege.edu.
Individual requests for accommodations may be referred to the College ADA/Section 504 Coordinators: [NY and NJ students] Sandra Coppola, Ph.D., 973-278-5400 ext. 1320 or SEC@BerkeleyCollege.edu; [Online students] Katherine Wu, Ed.M., LMHC, LPC, 973-405-2111 ext. 1394 or KNW@BerkeleyCollege.edu. In addition, each individual campus has a Disability Services representative via the Personal Counseling Office. These Personal Counselors work with the ADA/Section 504 Coordinators for the purpose of reasonably accommodating students with disabilities. A student seeking accommodations must schedule an appointment with either the above-stated ADA/504 Coordinators, or a campus Personal Counselor, in order to submit an Application for Disability Services and Accommodations and to confirm requested accommodations. Contact information for the College Personal Counselors can be found on the College Health and Wellness website at: http://BerkeleyCollege.edu/10231.htm (select “Contact Information” from the drop-down menu).
In accordance with its Disability Services Accommodations Policy for Students, Berkeley College strives to reasonably accommodate the needs of students with disabilities. For information regarding how to request a reasonable accommodation of a disability, please go to http://BerkeleyCollege.edu/files_bc/ADA_Student_Policy.pdf and to the College Disability Services page located at: http://BerkeleyCollege.edu/disability-services.htm