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. Apply using our online form. Provide contact information, accommodation request information, and documentation (ex. medical, educational, etc.).
    Click here for online form. (New Student Application-for new users and AIM Login-for returning users)
  2. 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). Scanned or electronic versions of documentation can be uploaded directly into our secure Accessible Information Management system (AIM) at the time of application or following the application.
  3. Set up appointment with the Access Center. Call 615-353-3721, 615-353-3741, or e-mail accesscenter@nscc.edu to make an appointment for an intake interview.
  4. If you are a returning student that received accommodations in the past, please call the Access Center to discuss accommodations: 615-353-3721, 615-353-3741, or email AccessCenter@nscc.edu.

Need Help? Please watch this video for a walk-through of the application process: How to Apply for Accommodations

Testing with Accommodations

Students who require accommodated testing are required to make appointments two business days in advance.

Schedule a testing appointment online or call 615-353-3721.

Testing Center Schedules

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. Accommodations are an interactive process requiring consistent communication between students, instructors, and the Access Center.

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.

Crisis/Counseling

Nashville State, in coordination with the TN Board of Regents, has partnered with WellVia to provide low-cost teletherapy services to our students. Click on the link below for contact information. If you are unable to pay for mental health services, please contact the Student Success Center at StudentSuccess@nscc.edu or 615-353-3655.

Community Resources

Contact Us

Request student academic accommodations.

Alexis Sample, Access Services Coordinator
Courtney.Sample@nscc.edu
615-353-3741

Anne Pouliot, Accessible Technology Coordinator
Anne.Pouliot@nscc.edu
615-353-3068

Katrina Dubree, Access Center Director
Katrina.Dubree@nscc.edu
615-353-3294

Operating Office Hours
Monday-Friday: 8 AM - 4:30 PM

NSCC Access Center
Room K-106, Kisber Building
120 White Bridge Pike
Nashville, TN 37209
accesscenter@nscc.edu
615-353-3721

Request employee or public event accommodations.

NSCC Human Resources
HR Director/Sections 504 and Title II Coordinator
Suite D-27, D Building
120 White Bridge Pike
Nashville, TN 37209
Human.Resources@nscc.edu
615-353-3305