Maricopa Emergency Management System Alert

Student services are currently being offered remotely. Summer hours effective May 26 - Aug. 6, check here for service hours. Summer 2020 courses will continue as scheduled. See latest Covid-19 updates at: www.maricopa.edu/coronavirus.

Disability Resources

Community Resources

  • If you are blind, visually impaired or physically unable to read, you may be interested in Sun Sounds of Arizona services. Sun Sounds offers free services, including reading daily broadcasts of The Arizona Republic, the Wall Street Journal and other local and national newspapers, magazines, catalogs, newsletters, short stories and weekly grocery and retail store ads.
  • Arizona Vocational Rehabilitation Service program provides a variety of services to persons with disabilities who want to prepare to enter or reenter the workforce or retain employment. 
  • Ability360 offers and promotes programs to empower people with all disabilities to take personal responsibility to achieve or continue independent lifestyles within the community.

Student Resources

Faculty Resources

The number of identified students on the Autism Spectrum (AS) is growing dramatically. Rio Salado College professionals need to understand how difficult it is for AS students to adjust to change and how different each AS case may be. It is important help this population of bright and inquisitive students who have much to offer.

Seek out the resources below to learn how to help AS students be successful in college.

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