If you have a disability and want to attend Nassau Community College, please do the
Fill out the College’s admissions application and follow all of the instructions. All students must meet College admissions criteria.
In order to receive accommodations for the placement test it is your responsibility to fill out the Accommodations Request Form (click the link) and send or drop off your documentation of disability to the Center for Students with Disabilities.
In accordance with federal legislation, Nassau Community College provides students with disabilities the opportunity to achieve equal access by providing a range of accommodations. All requests for accommodations are reviewed and specific accommodations are deemed appropriate for the post-secondary level based on the documentation provided.
The types of accommodations for placement testing provided by NCC may include, but are not necessarily limited to:
**All incoming NCC students are entitled to use a calculator for the math portion and computer for the essay portion of the placement test.
You will be notified of the accommodations you are entitled to for the placement test by mail. You must bring this accommodation letter with you to the placement test. Do not make an appointment for the placement test until you have received your accommodation letter.
You will also receive your NCC ID (N00...) number in the mail, from the Office of Admissions, along with instructions to access your email. You must access your NCC email to receive notification regarding the placement exam. Follow the instructions to make your online appointment after you have received the accommodation letter from CSD.
If you are entitled to extended time only, present the CSD accommodation letter to the Placement Center Staff prior to taking the exam along with the placement testing appointment ticket.
When you take the placement test at CSD you must: