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  • Physical/Ambulatory
  • Neurodiverse
  • Deaf & Hard of Hearing
  • Vision/Blind
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General Information
West End Washington St
Laredo , Texas 78040-4395

Disability Resource Office

Special Services Center
West End Washington St
Laredo, TX 78040
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About Laredo College

Laredo College, located in the vibrant city of Laredo, Texas, is a public community college that has been serving students for over 70 years. As a two-year institution, Laredo College offers an array of educational opportunities, helping individuals prepare for successful careers or transfer to four-year universities.

Situated in Laredo, a border city with Mexico, Laredo College benefits from its unique location. The college embraces the rich cultural diversity of the area and offers a vibrant learning environment that celebrates the fusion of different backgrounds, languages, and traditions.

One notable aspect of Laredo College is its commitment to accessibility. With an accessibility score of 1, the college strives to provide educational opportunities to all students, regardless of their background or circumstances. This dedication to inclusivity ensures that individuals from all walks of life can pursue their academic goals at Laredo College, contributing to a more equitable society.

Laredo College offers a wide range of academic programs designed to meet the diverse needs and interests of its students. Whether individuals are seeking to enter the workforce directly or planning to transfer to a four-year institution, Laredo College provides comprehensive programs that cater to various career paths. With a faculty composed of experienced professionals dedicated to student success, students can expect to receive a quality education that prepares them for their chosen field.

In addition to its academic programs, Laredo College offers a variety of student support services to enhance the college experience. From tutoring and academic advising to career counseling and job placement assistance, the college strives to provide a well-rounded support system that helps students thrive academically and personally. Laredo College also fosters a sense of community and engagement through student organizations, cultural events, and opportunities for community service.

The surrounding area of Laredo offers students a unique cultural experience. Known as the “Gateway City,” Laredo is rich in history, heritage, and natural beauty. Students at Laredo College have the opportunity to explore the vibrant arts scene, visit museums, and attend festivals that showcase the city’s diverse cultures. Additionally, Laredo’s location near the Rio Grande River allows for outdoor recreational activities, such as boating, fishing, and hiking.

Overall, Laredo College stands as a pillar of education and opportunity in Laredo, Texas. With its dedication to accessibility, diverse academic programs, and vibrant community, the college offers a holistic learning experience that prepares students for success in their chosen endeavors. As Laredo College continues to evolve and adapt to the ever-changing needs of its students and community, it remains committed to empowering individuals and fostering a brighter future for all.

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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