Access Center

Accommodating Your Needs

Tools for your success

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, we provide accommodations if you have a documented physical, emotional, or learning condition. We also provide reasonable accommodations if you are a community member attending one of our events.

The Accommodation Process

  1. Provide contact info, accommodation information, and medical documentation.
    Click here for online form
    For help with the form, review the How-to Guide downloadable PDF.
  2. Set up appointment with the Access Center. Call 615-353-3721, 615-353-3741, or e-mail to make an appointment.
  3. Download and print this medical documentation form PDF. Ask your physician to complete it and fax it to our office (fax number is on form).

Access Team Meetings

Discuss challenges in an Access Team Meeting where you, your instructors, Access Center staff, and your parents (optional) collaborate to find solutions.

Access Club

Join NSCC faculty, staff, and students for lunch and guest speakers from the community to discuss wellness and access issues. Register with the Access Center to receive e-mail notifications.

Quiet Room in K-106

Come to the Access Center, Room K-106 in the Kisber Building, for a calm environment to gather your thoughts, take a break, and find a safe place to relax and get help if you ever become upset on campus.

Advising Assistance

Make an appointment with your assigned advisor. Let us help you achieve your academic goals by developing a plan to take the right combination of courses each semester. Click here to find your advisor.

Personal Counseling

Counseling can be a great opportunity to develop your strengths, solve problems, and learn coping skills. Counseling services are available to you 24/7 by calling the United Way’s counseling call center free of charge at 615-244-7444. Contacts for emergency mental health services include:

  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 800-273-8255
  • Nashville State Community College Security: 615-353-3273
  • Carol Martin-Osorio, Associate Vice President of Student Services and Student Life: 615-353-3268

Contact Us

Request student academic accommodations.

Gina Jones, Access Services Coordinator

Andrew Mason, Access Services Coordinator

Anne Pouliot, Accessible Technologies Coordinator

Katrina Dubree, Access Center Director

NSCC Access Center
Room K-106, Kisber Building
120 White Bridge Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

Request employee or public event accommodations.

NSCC Human Resources
HR Director/Sections 504 and Title II Coordinator
Room W-5, Weld Building
120 White Bridge Pike
Nashville, TN 37209