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Faculty Syllabus Statement

Behavioral Assessment & Response Team

Phone: (661) 654-3360
Fax: (661) 654-2171
TDD: (661) 654-6288


9001 Stockdale Highway, 55SA
Bakersfield, CA  93311-1099

Office: SA 140

Our Mission:

The Mission of Services for Students with Disabilities is to provide support services which will enable every student, regardless of disability, to have access to the university education.


Goals and Objectives

Act as a catalyst and agent for compliance with Federal and State laws
      and regulations mandating equal opportunity and access for persons with disabilities.

q       Provide appropriate accommodations and resources to students with
      verified permanent or temporary disabilities.

q       Provide appropriate assessment for students to identify accommodations
      and services necessary for academic access.

q     Work with faculty, administration, and staff to create and maintain an
      inclusive and supportive environment where individuals with disabilities
      have full and equal access to all university programs.

q     Remain abreast of best practices and trends in post secondary
      education of the disabled.

Where are we located?

The Services for Students with Disabilities Office is located at SADM 140, which is adjacent to the Academic Advancement Center and just across Payroll. The nearest parking is in Lot F and access to our office from Lot F is up the ramp, a right turn by the Payroll windows and another immediate right turn.
Office Hours:

Office Hours:  Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm  
Who are we?

Janice Clausen - Director-- Office: SA142                                      
Patrick Choi - Assistant Director-- Office: SA141 
Gary Longwith - Learning Disabilities Specialist-- Office: SA144       
Debbie Trunkey - Program Assistant-- Office: SA140                  
Sandra Heflin - Staff Interpreter-- Office: SA140
Leonard Perez - Disability Advisor-- Office: SA143
Shelly Brooks - Disability Management Counselor, Antelope Valley-- Office: CSUB AV-202
Section 504 Compliance / ADA Coordinator

The designated Section 504 Compliance Officer/ADA Coordinator is Claudia Catota, J.D., Assistant to the President for Equity, Inclusion and Compliance. Ms. Catota is located in the President's Office, BDC E100. She may be reached at 661.654.2137, or ccatota@csub.edu.

Campus Access Policy

CSU Policy for Provision of Accommodations and Support Services to Students with Disabilities

Sexual Assault Education and Response Policy

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Table of Contents
  • Antelope Valley's Services for Students with Disabilities  
  • Accessibility Complaint Form
  • Steps for Obtaining Services
  • Letter to Students, Faculty, Administrators and Staff
  • The Law/What the Law Means at CSUB
  • Statement of CSUB Policies
  • Confidentiality of Student Records
  • Service Animal Policy
  • Disabled Parking
  • Student Appeals Procedures
  • Course Substitution
  • How Disabilities are Defined
  • Eligibility Guidelines
  • Services for Students with Disabilities
  • SSD Services and Policies
  • Interpreter Services, Policies, and Procedures
  • Responsibilities of Students, Faculty, and Academic Administrators
  • SSD Required Timelines
  • Complaint/Grievance Procedures
  • AccVerify Logo - These Pages are Section 508 Accesibility Compliant