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Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Information for Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

The SDC provides a full range of services to Deaf and Hard of Hearing students including on-staff American Sign Language interpreters, Real-time Captioners, assistive listening devices, and Note Takers. Interpreters and Captioners are available based upon each student's preferred mode of communication.

Please provide a copy of your most recent audiogram (hearing test) when requesting services. The report should be written and signed by the professional who administered the audiogram include the severity of the hearing loss, specific functional limitations related to the hearing loss, a description of treatments and assistive devices and their estimated effectiveness in minimizing the impact of the hearing loss (hearing aids, assistive listening devices, etc.), prognosis of the hearing loss.