Welcome to the only federally-funded
national center in the U.S.
for college and graduate students with any type of disability,
chronic health condition, or mental or emotional illness.
Here you can:
- Find free information for students, parents, families, high school and college faculty and staff in our NCCSD Clearinghouse (Higher education faculty and staff with disabilities can use the NCCSD, too.)
- Contact us to ask a question or get help with an issue
- Find stats and read about campus climate, student needs, employment and more in our Research Briefs
- Learn how to maximize your accommodations and other topics in the NCCSD Training Center.
Text 741741 when you are feeling depressed or suicidal. A crisis worker will text you back immediately and continue to text with you. It's free to ANYONE living in the U.S. and run by the Crisis Text Line.
If you are in crisis, visit our list of crisis resources.
Are you hungry? Do you need a place to stay? Visit our Student Hunger & Homelessness page for resources and strategies.
Check out our NCCSD video on YouTube - we have
a version with audio description and a version without it!
The impact of the coronavirus is widespread in the US and around the world. Stay calm during this stressful time and find helpful resources on our Coronavirus Information page.
Thanks to the virus, many students need to finish their Spring terms online. Others are back living with their families. We've got some tips for dealing with this in our Semester Spotlight
College Students say that the ADA is not enough as they share their experience in an NBCNews story. Features quotes from Program Director, Dr. Wendy Harbour.
Quick Facts on Students with Disabilities in College - Percent and Top 5 Types Reported