Disability Support Services

Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services

Welcome to Deaf/Hard of Hearing Services



You Must First Register as a De Anza College Student. Not Registered? 

Please go to: De Anza College Admission and MyPortal Registration

After becoming a De Anza College student, return to this page with your Campus Wide Identification (CWID) number.

Steps for Accessing the DSPS Application

Step 1: Go to the De Anza College Portal and log in using your CWID number and password.

Step 2: Select the "Student" tab then find the "Clockwork Students Portlet" box (bottom of the page)

Step 3:  Select "ClockWork De Anza Disability Progs & Svcs"

Step 4: On the ClockWork main menu, click on the "DSPS Apllication" icon

Step 5: Read the instructions, then select the "Register" or "Click Here" button to begin filling out the DSPS Application.

Step 6: Complete all FIVE sections of the DSPS Application, anser the security quesiton, and select "Submit".

During the DSPS Application process, you will be asked to provide some disability verification documentation. If you have these documents in a digital format (pdf, doc, docx, txt, rtf, xls, xlsx, ppt, pptx, wpd, zip) you can upload them directly to DSPS during the application process.




NOTE: An audiogram is required in order to qualify for Interpreting/Captioning Services. Please be ready to upload a copy of your audiogram signed off by your medical provider.

  • It has to be within the last three years.
  • If it is more than 3 years ago, you must have a new audiogram.

If you are unable to upload the documents you can send them to DSPS:

  1. By fax at (408) 864-5492 
  2. Via email at dss@fhda.edu
  3. Bring a hard copy into the DSS office on the main campus in the Registration & Student Services Bldg. (RSS) Room 141

A Sign Language Interpreter, if necessary, will be made available for you when you meet with your assigned counselor for the first time.

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Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services
Building: LCW 110
Contact:  Rosemary Jensen

Phone: 408 864-8755
Disability Support Services Building: RSS 141
Contact: Patricia Whelan
Phone: 408.864.8753
TTY: 408.864.8748


Last Updated: 10/11/17