Disability Services Eligibility & Documentation

Required disability documentation

At Chandler-Gilbert, our goal is to provide full support to students with disabilities in compliance with federal and state law. The ADA, in particular, requires specific documentation for different types of disabilities, as listed below. For more information about documentation policies and requirements, please read the MCCCD 2.8.1 Eligibility for Accommodations & Required Disability Documentation policy.

Physical Disability:

Orthopedic, Blind/Visual Impairment, Deaf/Hearing impairment, Other Health Impairments

Required Documentation:
Medical report stating extent of injury or illness

Specific Learning Disability:

Reading, Writing and Math

Required Documentation:
Psycho-educational evaluation by qualified professionals


Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or Attention Deficit Disorder

Required Documentation:
Diagnostic report

Psychological/Psychiatric Disability:

Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar, PTSD etc.

Required Documentation:
Diagnostic reports, current psychological evaluation, list of functional limitations

Neurological Disorders

Traumatic Brain Injury, Stroke, Seizure

Required Documentation:
Diagnostic report

Temporary Disabling Condition/Impairments:

Surgery, accident, serious illness

Required Documentation:
Written documentation, diagnosis, functional limitations and estimated time