Students with Disabilities

Providing accommodations for students with disabilities

The Office for Students with Disabilities (OSD) staff is still available to assist you. We are not on campus, but you can connect with us by calling 952-358-8625 or emailing If you are a new Normandale student, please make an appointment for an intake/interview accommodation meeting after your Student Online Orientation that is provided by the Advising Department is completed and you are registered for fall or summer classes. 

Group photo of Office for Students with Disabilities staff

Normandale Community College values diversity in our college community and is committed to ensuring equal access and opportunity to all qualified students. The Office for Students with Disabilities (OSD) is Normandale's program to provide accommodations for students with disabilities. The goal of the program is to offer students with documented disabilities equal access to Normandale courses, programs and events through appropriate and reasonable accommodations. 

Serving students

The disability areas accommodated through the Office for Students with Disabilities include but are not limited to: learning disabilities, hearing and vision losses, physical and psychological disabilities, attention deficit disorders, brain injuries, Autism/Aspergers, and other health related disabilities. Once students have presented documentation of their disabilities and have completed an intake interview with the Office for Students with Disabilities (OSD), a variety of accommodations may be provided. Accommodations are determined on a case-by-case basis.

Examples of Accommodations