college's Center for Access and Assistive Technology works to assist all qualified students
with disabilities in the pursuit of their educational objectives. We
attempt to coordinate the students' needs with services and resources
available within our college system, and to ensure accessible educational
opportunities for students according to their individual needs.
Our philosophy is that the individuals we serve are students first,
and their disabilities are secondary. The office strives to coordinate
services that will enable students with disabilities to act as independently
as possible in a supportive atmosphere that promotes self-reliance.
It is the students' choice whether or not they utilize the available
A pre-admissions visit to the college is
highly recommended to all applicants. Persons with special needs are
urged to visit early, preferably during their junior year of high school.
The Admissions Office and the Center for Access and Assistive Technology should be contacted
for an appointment.
Phone: (518) 629-7154
TDD: (518) 629-7596
Fax: (518) 629-4831
Location: Siek Campus Center - Room 130
hours during the fall and spring terms are:
Monday through Thursday,
8 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Summer hours are:
Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m.
In addition, special appointments for students may be made by calling
The mission of the Center for Access and Assistive Technology at Hudson Valley Community College is to provide a comprehensive learning environment that promotes self-awareness and independence in a welcoming, supportive and technologically accessible educational setting.
Our goal is to ensure students with disabilities the same opportunities to fully participate in all programs and activities provided by the college.
The center is also committed to promoting access and awareness as a resource to all members of the community.
Center for Access and Assistive Technology
Assistant Director/Learning Disability Specialist
Coordinator of Testing
Technical Assistant for Testing
Technical Assistant for Learning Disabilities Services
Interim Coordinator of Placement Testing with Accommodations