A Letter to Students

Dear Student:

Welcome to Bakersfield College and to DSPS. Bakersfield College is one of the finest higher educational institutions that you will find. You have made a wise choice. Our hope is that your time here will be enjoyable and productive.

If you are a student with a disability, you have unique educational needs which may require special assistance. At BC we understand and are sensitive to that. We believe that you will find the entire Bakersfield College community ready to work with you to help you realize your personal, academic, and career goals.

This handbook will describe the disability-related services available to you. It will cover our roles and responsibilities and your responsibilities as a student served by DSPS.

Finally, please donít hesitate to contact us in DSPS if you have a question. The main DSPS Office is located in Student Services Building 1st floor, Counseling Center and can be reached by phone at 395-4334.

You have our best and heartfelt wishes for your success at Bakersfield College.

DSPS Faculty and Staff


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