Student communicating with female staff member through assistive technology
A male student communicating via sign language to a female staff member
Dog guiding a visually impaired student

Assistive Technology

Accessible computers equipped with specialized hardware and software are located at each campus. Students with disabilities can effectively interact with the computer and in the classroom setting using the Assistive/Adaptive Technology (AT) listed tools below.


If you would like to learn more about our AT resources and/or receive training, contact us at


  • Phonic Ear Sprite System Assistive Listening Device (ALD)
  • Large LCD monitors
  • Betacom VisAble VideoTelescope
  • Clarity AF TravelViewer Video Magnifier
  • Enhanced Vision Systems MaxPort portable CCTV
  • Thomas Brailler Braille Printer with Duxbury Braille Translator (DBT)
  • Optelec ClearView Closed-Circuit TeleVision (CCTV) Video Magnifiers
  • Kensington Trackball input devices
  • Livescribe Smart Pens and recordable stickers
  • Victor Reader Stream DAISY/MP3 digital media players
  • Scanners for OCR and document processing
  • Ergonomic/Natural keyboards (Microsoft, Belkin)
  • Frogpad one-handed keyboard
  • mp3 players
  • Talking Graphing Calculator
  • PIAF (Picture in a Flash) Tactile Image Creator


How-To Guides for Open Source Software Options

Disability Services provides training and assistance in utilizing these resources and will work quickly to investigate and resolve accessibility issues.