Disability Services at IVCC

Welcome to Disability Services website. You will find all the information you need whether you are a new or transitioning student considering IVCC, a current student, or a faculty and staff member.  Our goal is to provide you with helpful, accessible information that will assist you in successfully navigating your experience at IVCC.

Location and Contact Information

The Disability Services Office is located in C-211.

Appointment times are generally Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday 9-3 on the main campus, and Tuesday appointments are available 11-3 at the Ottawa Center. Appointments outside of these times are available with advance notice. Please call 815-224-0634 to schedule your appointment. 



 Tina Hardy coordinates the office 815-224-0284 or tina_hardy@ivcc.edu                                 

     Kirsten Dorwart
Kirsten Dorwart Administrative Assistant 815-224-0634 or kirsten_dorwart@ivcc.edu



The mission of the Disability Services Office is to:

1.  Serve the needs of qualified students with disabilities by providing equal access to quality education, services, and activities;

2.  Serve as a resource for faculty and staff to increase their awareness and expertise in the area of disabilities;

3.  Work with and support other local agencies that provide services to students with disabilities;

4.  Provide community education regarding program services and disability issues.

Disability Law

IVCC is committed to responding to the needs of students with disabilities as outlined both in the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (PL 93-16) and the Americans with Disabilities Amendments Act of 2008 (PL 110-325).