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High Tech Center


Due to COVID-19, the DSPS office and DSPS High Tech Center (HTC) are closed until further notice for in-person meetings and support.

For questions or requests to speak with a DSPS staff member, you may email our:

Our staff are checking email and voicemail regularly throughout the day. Please leave your:

  • name, 
  • student ID number, 
  • best way for us to contact you and 
  • message

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Other Important Information

The High Tech Center, also known as the HTC, is located near the Library in room C-114. The High Tech Center is a computer facility for students with disabilities. Students are encouraged to come to the HTC to learn about assistive computer technologies appropriate to their disability. The HTC is also where students would go to discuss and pick up Alternative Media Formats of their textbooks.

Location: Library (LRC) C - 114
Phone: 619-660-4299

Alternate Media

Alternate Media is provided to disabled students according to their individual needs and preferences. Some of the textbook formats offered include:

  • Electronic-Text
  • Large Print
  • Braille
  • Other formats as necessary and available

Assistive Computer Technology 

HTC has available the following tools to help students with disabilities succeed with their courses.

  • Graphic Organizer Software (Inspiration)
  • Screen Reading Software (Kurzweil, Read & Write Gold, Fusion)
  • Text Magnification Software/Hardware (ZoomText Software and various Hardware)
  • Voice Recognition Software (Dragon NaturallySpeaking)
  • Ergonomic keyboards and mice
  • Voice Amplifiers for hearing impaired
  • Dictionary/Thesaurus
  • Enlarged Character Keyboard
  • Ergonomic Keyboards
  • Large Monitors
  • Magnifiers
  • Notebooks with NCR 2 ply Paper for note taking
  • Scanners
  • Spellchecker
  • Digital Recorders
  • Other assorted software and hardware
Last Updated: 05/12/2020


DSPS Main Office
One Stop Center, Room A-113
Phone: 619-660-4239                             TTY: 619-660-4386
Fax: 619-660-4055

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  • Cuyamaca
A Member of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District