Disability Support Services

West Building, W207
11605 132nd Ave NE
Kirkland, WA 98034-8506

Phone:  (425) 739-8300
Fax:  (425) 739-8275

WELCOME TO DISABILITY SUPPORT SERVICES

Lake Washington Institute of Technology is committed to providing full support services to all students with disabilities in compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

Important Dates:
April 7th -  Spring Quarter 2014 begins
May 5th - Priority Registration for Summer/Fall Quarter begins
May 26 - Memorial Day (no classes, buildings closed)
June 25th - Spring Quarter ends
 
Spring into Action!
If you haven't had a chance to explore our services, now is a great time to find out how we can help you to succeed here at LWIT.
 
Office Hours
Our offices in W207 are open during normal business hours during every break unless otherwise noted.
 
DSS Hours from April 7th to 11th:

Monday thru Thursday 8 to 3 p.m.
Friday 10 to 11 and 1 to 3 p.m.
 
DSS drop-in before and after the quarter:

Thursday, April 3rd: 12 to 4: 30 p.m.

Friday, April 4th: 12 to 3 p.m.
Monday, April: 12 to 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 15th: 12 to 4:30 pm
Thursday, April 17th: 12 to 4:30 p.m.
 
Closed on May 26th for Memorial Day
 
Registration and Letters of Accommodations
Registration is now closed for Spring Quarter.   If you still need letters of accommodations emailed to your instructors, please stop by the office during DSS hours or make an appointment in W207 as soon as possible.
 
Equipment
We have equipment such as lumbar chairs, digital recorders, LiveScribe smart pens, and more available to help you with your studies.  These items are available on loan to you for the entire quarter and can be checked out at our offices in W207.
 
If you checked out equipment for last Winter, please note that these items were due back on the last day of the quarter, March 26th.  If you have not returned your equipment, please do so at our offices in W207 or call us to make arrangements.  Even if you are planning to use the equipment the following quarter, you must bring it in and sign a new Equipment Loan Agreement for the quarter.  Failure to do so may result in a hold being placed on your student account.
 

CONTACT INFORMATION
For student disability support services and accommodations please contact:

Alma V. Osorio
Assistant Director, Student Development
alma.osorio@lwtech.edu
(425) 739-8300

For information about related policies or to file a complaint, contact:

Greg Roberts
Executive Director, Human Resources
Title IX Coordinator/Affirmative Action Officer/504 Coordinator
11605 132nd Ave NE
Kirkland, WA 98034
(425) 739-8212
(425) 739-8122 (TDD)