Disability Support Services
The Disability Support Services (DSS) office at Bluegrass Community & Technical College provides a full range of services to more than 800 students each year who have disabilities. DSS goals are to ensure equal access and full participation for persons with disabilities in post-secondary education as outlined by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.
To schedule an appointment with a Disability Support Services staff member on any BCTC campus, call (859) 246-6728, (859) 246-6753 TTY or (866) 774-4872 extension 6728 (Toll Free).
To contact a DSS staff member directly by phone or email, please see the college directory. Under "department", select "Student Affairs - Disability Support.
Frequently Asked Questions
- What services are available?
- What is considered a disability?
- How do I request services?
- What about documentation?
- Am I eligible for financial aid?
- What about special parking?
- Are attendant care services available?
Resources for Students and Faculty
- Links to resources for students and faculty
- Faculty Guide to the Americans with Disabilities Act
- Students with Disabilities Preparing for Postsecondary Education: Know Your Rights and Responsibilities
Voter registration information and forms are available for persons with disabilities in the Disability Support Services offices. All printed forms and information are available in alternative text formats Individuals with disabilities may receive assistance completing forms upon request.
- Request to notify instructors of accommodations
- Request for Interpreting Services
- Tutor Request Form
320C Oswald Building
Lexington, KY 40506-0235
116 C Building
164 Opportunity Way
Lexington, KY 40511-2623
Send questions or comments to Disability Support Services at BL_DSS@kctcs.edu
BCTC does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies:
Room 110 C Building, Leestown Campus
164 Opportunity Way
Lexington, KY 40511