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Disability Support Programs & Services Division

How to Apply for DSPS Services

You Must First Register as a De Anza College Student

Not Registered? Please go to: De Anza College Admission and MyPortal Registration

After becoming a De Anza College student, return to this page with your College Wide Identification (CWID) number.

DSPS Application Process for New or Returning* Students

During the online DSPS Application process, you will be asked to upload your most recent disability related documents**.  If your documentation is not in a digital format or if you are unable to scan and upload these documents you may provide copies by Fax or in person at:

The Disability Support Services (DSS) office located on the De Anza College campus in the Student Community Services Building, Suite 141 - FAX # 408-864-5492 – Office# 408-864-8753 (Campus Map)


**Documentation examples:

  • A De Anza College Disability Verification Form signed by the appropriate medical professional.  This form is available at the DSS office or online at: DSPS Disability Verification Form
  • A Psycho-Educational Assessment from a Psychologist
  • A Regional Center IPP
  • An Individualized Education Plan (IEP) / 504 Plan

You will also be asked to upload a signed "Consent for Release of Information" form.  Click Here to access the consent form.  If you are unable to scan and upload these documents you may provide copies by Fax or in person at the DSS Office.


*Returning students are those who have not been enrolled at De Anza for at least one year.

There is a Student DSPS Application Help Guide now posted on this web site in the left navigation bar under Resources.

 Steps for Accessing the DSPS Application

Go to the De Anza College Portal and log in using your CWID number and password.
Select the "Student" tab
Find the "Clockwork Student Portlet" box and select "ClockWork De Anza Disability Progs & Svcs"
On the ClockWork main menu, click on the DSPS Application icon
Read the instructions, then select the "Register" or "Click Here" button to begin filling-out the DSPS Application.

Complete all FIVE sections of the DSPS Application.

Answer the security question and select "Submit".

 What happens next?

Upon completing the DSPS Application process and clicking the "Submit" button, a DSPS staff member will contact you to set-up an appointment with a DSPS counselor.



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Building: Advance Technology Center (ATC), Suite 209
Contact: Marilyn Booye
Phone: 408.864.8407 sizeplaceholder

Last Updated: 9/22/15