COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

Is Disability Services Open?

Disability Services is open virtually Monday to Thursday from 9 am to 5 pm.  Please contact arquisha.moreno@nyack.edu for general inquiries, current disability services and applying for disability services.  

How can I meet with my DS contact person?

DS is operating and is available to meet with students via phone or google meet.  To schedule an appointment contact Arquisha Moreno at arquisha.moreno@nyack.edu.

Will I get my approved accommodations?

Yes, If that accommodation is still applicable.  DS is working with faculty to ensure students are provided approved accommodations during this time.  If you are concerned or have questions, please email arquisha.moreno@nyack.edu.

How can I get started with disability services?

New students need to complete the intake form and email the form to arquisha.moreno@nyack.edu.

 Disabilities Services Intake Form (PDF)

This office exists to assist students with various disabilities in achieving equal access to academic, social, spiritual and cultural programs offered on campus.  Based on current and comprehensive documentation from a qualified practitioner, we will support students’ requests for reasonable accommodations that will help them to optimize the learning experience.

It is the policy and practice of Nyack College to comply with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and state and local laws regarding students with disabilities. Under these laws, no disabled, but otherwise qualified student shall be denied access to, or participation in services, programs and activities at Nyack College.

Nyack College is committed to the student as a whole person, and believes that each student has infinite value to God. Nyack College desires that all students that we serve realize their full potential and recognize the unique value of others. In this spirit, we provide reasonable accommodations to disabled students to help optimize their learning experience, while encouraging them to develop and maintain independence.

All communications between students and the Office of Disability Support staff are confidential, as is any supporting documentation maintained on file.

Arquisha Moreno, ARC Advisor
Phone ext. 4449
Arquisha.Moreno@nyack.edu