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Interpreting/Communication Access Services FAQs

How do I Request Interpreting/Communication Access Services?

  1. Go to Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services room SC110 of the Behrakis Student Center
  2. Meet with the Manager of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services for approval
  3. Follow these steps every semester.

Remember to Include the Following Information:

  • Your name
  • Your phone number, pager address, email
  • Date, day of the week, time and location of the class/event/meeting
  • Type of service requested (interpreting, CART, C-Print)
  • Topic of class/meeting
  • Names of people attending
  • Names of preferred interpreter/captionist

When to File a Request:

  • Do not wait until the last minute! Submit your request as soon as possible!
  • The longer you wait the less chance we will have to confirm your services.
  • Providers are not always available to meet last minute needs.
  • Meetings and events are not automatically interpreted/captioned.  If you are not sure, contact the event host or Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services to confirm coverage.

Request interpreting/Speech to Text Services