All returning Deaf Services students are required to sign the electronic student agreement form before the first day of classes.

  • Returning Student Agreement

Deaf Services will ONLY contact students at their BCC student email address. Please check it regularly.

  • Bring a copy of your Tutor Accommodation Form to the Tutoring Center in Room L-125.
  • Make a ½ hour appointment with Margaret Roidi, the Supervisor for the Tutoring Center.
  • Request an interpreter for your meeting with Margaret.

Policy Reminders

  • Students must request interpreting services in advance.
  • If you are planning to be absent, please contact Deaf Services immediately. Students that do not attend class and do not notify Deaf Services will be documented as a “no-show”. If a student is a “no show” for TWO (2) class meetings without the communicating/notifying the department, Deaf Services reserves the right to suspend interpreting services. Services may be resumed after an appointment with Deaf Services staff.
  • If you are going to be late, notify Deaf services immediately AND the Interpreter via text message or email if at all possible.
  • If the interpreter is late, the student should wait 5 minutes, then contact Deaf Services OR go to Deaf Services to report it and request another interpreter.


Students are responsible to complete the following:

  • Request or cancel interpreters
  • Notify Deaf Services of any change in your schedule
  • See Academic Counselor
  • Make sure you have Accommodation Forms
  • Request Notetakers

Students Must:

  • Apply for Financial Aid if neccessary (apply every spring)
  • Give professors accommodation forms
  • Make appointments for tutors with the Tutoring Center

Emergency Notification System