Equal Access

The MiraCosta Community College District and each individual who represents the district shall provide access to the district's services, classes, and programs without regard to age, ancestry, color, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, national origin, parental status, race or ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or because he or she is perceived to have one or more of the foregoing characteristics, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.

In compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1974, MiraCosta College has designated Connie Wilbur as its Section 504 coordinator. Students or community members with verified disabilities may be entitled to appropriate accommodations. A variety of alternative formats are readily available; others may require additional time to provide. Questions regarding access of students with disabilities to any college program or service may be directed to the Disabled Student Programs and Services Office, 760.795.6658.

MiraCosta College invites individuals with disabilities who plan on attending college events to contact Joe Mazza, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) coordinator at 760.795.6866, regarding any special accommodation needs. Individuals requiring auxiliary aids, such as sign language interpreters and alternative format materials, need to provide notification at least ten business days in advance of the event. The college will make every equitable effort to provide reasonable accommodations in an effective and timely manner.