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 accesscenter@nscc.edu to make an appointment.
  3. At your appointment, we can determine if you need to provide other forms/documentation.

Download Access Center Student Overview printable PDF

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 Talks

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-106A

Come to the Access Center in room K-106, Kisber Building, Main Campus 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, Dean of Students: 615-353-3268

Contact Us

Request student academic accommodations.

Gina Jones, Access Services Coordinator
Gina.Jones@nscc.edu, 615-353-3721

Andrew Mason, Access Services Coordinator
Andrew.Mason@nscc.edu, 615-353-3741

NSCC Access Center
Room K-106, Kisber Building, Main Campus
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
Room W-5, Weld Building, Main Campus
120 White Bridge Pike
Nashville, TN 37209
Human.Resources@nscc.edu ~ 615-353-3305