Disability Support Services (DSS) is located
Accessible parking is available in back of Lynn Wood Hall and can be accessed via Industrial Drive.
Mariella L. Pechero, Disability Services Coordinator
Telephone: 423.236.2574 (By appointment or Walk-in times: Mondays 10am-12pm & Thursdays 2-4pm)
Disability Support Services, using the model of Christ-like inclusiveness, facilitates equal access to Southern’s learning community for students with disabilities and learning differences, promotes student responsibility and self-advocacy, and provides relevant information to faculty and staff.
"Southern is in compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act (1973)
and is dedicated to the elimination of architectural and prejudicial barriers which prevent any
qualified person from attending. Southern has established [Disability Support Services] to provide academic
disability services according to the provisions of applicable disability law"
(Southern Adventist University Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015).