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General Information
2900 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn , New York 11210

Disability Resource Office

Center for Student Disability Services
138 Roosevelt Hall
2900 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, 11210
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About CUNY Brooklyn College

Brooklyn College, part of the City University of New York (CUNY) system, is a public institution located in the vibrant borough of Brooklyn, New York. With a rich history and a commitment to providing quality education, Brooklyn College has established itself as one of the leading universities in the region.

Situated in the heart of Brooklyn, the college benefits from its urban location, offering students a diverse and exciting atmosphere to explore. Brooklyn is known for its cultural diversity, artistic vibe, and thriving industries. With renowned neighborhoods like Williamsburg and DUMBO nearby, students have easy access to trendy shops, cafes, galleries, and live music venues. The campus itself reflects the vibrant Brooklyn community, boasting beautiful green spaces and modern facilities.

Brooklyn College is a four-year institution, offering undergraduate and graduate programs in a wide range of disciplines. The college is dedicated to providing a quality education that prepares students for successful careers and further academic pursuits. With over 120 majors, minors, and advanced certificate programs, students have the opportunity to explore various fields of study and tailor their education to their interests and goals.

The college is committed to accessibility and provides equal opportunities for all students. With an accessibility score of 1, Brooklyn College has taken significant measures to ensure that its facilities and resources are accessible to individuals with disabilities. This commitment to inclusivity creates an environment where all students can thrive and participate fully in the college experience.

One of the strengths of Brooklyn College is its distinguished faculty. Comprised of experienced educators and renowned scholars, the faculty members bring their expertise and passion for teaching to the classroom. They not only impart knowledge but also mentor and guide students throughout their academic journey. With small class sizes, students can engage in meaningful discussions and receive personalized attention from their professors.

The college also offers a variety of resources to support student success. The library system is extensive, providing access to a wide range of research materials and online databases. The campus houses state-of-the-art laboratories and specialized facilities that cater to specific disciplines, such as the performing arts and sciences. Additionally, students can take advantage of career services, internships, and study abroad opportunities to enhance their learning experience and prepare for their future careers.

Beyond the classroom, Brooklyn College offers a vibrant and active campus life. Students can participate in numerous clubs, organizations, and sports teams. These extracurricular activities provide opportunities to develop leadership skills, make lifelong friendships, and create a sense of community. The college also hosts cultural events, guest speakers, and performances that contribute to the intellectual and artistic fabric of the institution.

In summary, Brooklyn College provides a dynamic and inclusive educational experience in the heart of Brooklyn, New York. With its urban location, diverse community, and commitment to accessibility, this institution offers students a unique learning environment. Coupled with its distinguished faculty and a wide array of academic programs, Brooklyn College prepares students for success in their chosen fields and fosters their personal and intellectual growth.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations