Center on Disability

Advocate, Collaborate and Empower

The Center on Disability (COD) fosters an educational environment that is inclusive of and accessible to the diverse population served by Community College of Philadelphia. It works collaboratively with College constituencies and outside agencies that support individuals with unique or complex learning needs. The Center is an office within the Division of Educational Support Services, which seeks to empower students, faculty and administrators to embrace disability as an integral component of the diversity that exemplifies the College.

What’s Available?

Getting Started with the Center on Disability
The Center on Disability is here to assist students with disabilities by connecting you to the resources you need to achieve your educational goals.

Learn more about the College's admissions process, including accommodations for taking the placement test.

Academic Accommodations
Learn more about classroom accommodations for students with disabilities.

College Resources
Learn how to connect to the many resources available to you at the College.

Due to rising Covid cases in Philadelphia and throughout the region, Community College of Philadelphia will operate on a fully remote schedule through January 16. Beginning January 18, we expect to return to campus.

Contact information and virtual office hours

Our Staff

Name Title Email
Wendy Kohler Director Email
Lisa Papurt Disability Services Coordinator Email
Jackie Williams Administrative Associate Email

Hours & Location 

Hours Location Contact

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

The office is currently working virtually.

215-751-8050 or Email Us