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8800 Grossmont College Dr
El Cajon , California 92020-1799

Disability Resource Office

Accessibility Resource Center
8800 Grossmont College Dr
El Cajon, CA 92020-1799
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About Grossmont College

Located in El Cajon, California, Grossmont College is a public, two-year community college that has been serving the educational needs of the local community since its establishment. Situated in the heart of Southern California, Grossmont College offers a wide range of academic programs and resources to help students succeed in their educational and career goals.

Grossmont College is known for its commitment to providing accessible education to a diverse student body. As a public institution, it offers affordable tuition rates and financial aid options to ensure that students from all walks of life have the opportunity to pursue higher education. The college also prides itself on its commitment to student success, providing various support services such as counseling, tutoring, and academic advising.

The campus itself is situated in the vibrant city of El Cajon, which offers a bustling and diverse community for students to experience. El Cajon, located in San Diego County, is known for its beautiful weather and easy access to stunning beaches, making it an ideal location for students who enjoy outdoor activities and a relaxed coastal lifestyle.

In terms of academic offerings, Grossmont College provides a wide range of programs and courses to cater to different interests and career paths. Whether students are interested in pursuing a degree in business, health sciences, humanities, or social sciences, there are numerous options available at Grossmont College. The college also offers transfer programs, enabling students to seamlessly continue their education at four-year institutions.

One notable aspect of Grossmont College is its commitment to hands-on learning and practical experience. The college has several state-of-the-art facilities, including science labs, computer labs, and simulation centers, where students can apply their theoretical knowledge in a real-world setting. This emphasis on experiential learning helps students develop the practical skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in their chosen fields.

Aside from academics, Grossmont College offers a vibrant student life with various clubs, organizations, and activities for students to engage in. From academic clubs to athletic teams and cultural organizations, there are plenty of opportunities for students to get involved and make the most out of their college experience. These extracurricular activities also provide students with a chance to meet new people, foster friendships, and develop valuable leadership and teamwork skills.

In conclusion, Grossmont College is a public, two-year community college located in El Cajon, California. With a commitment to accessibility, hands-on learning, and student success, it provides a supportive and inclusive educational environment for students to thrive. The surrounding area of El Cajon offers a diverse and vibrant community, as well as easy access to the beautiful beaches of Southern California. Whether students are looking to pursue a degree, transfer to a four-year institution, or gain practical skills for the workforce, Grossmont College offers a range of academic programs and resources to help them achieve their goals.

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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