Quick Contact

Scott Strader, Ph.D
Florida Licensed Psychologist
Director of Counseling & Accessible Education Services

4200 54th Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711


Counseling Services Hours
Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm 

Accessible Education Services

Counseling and Health Services

Instructions for Students when Requesting Accommodations

Requesting academic accommodations is now as easy as checking a few boxes. At the beginning of each semester all you will need to do is follow these simple instructions:

  1. Visit https://apps.eckerd.edu/dss which may ask you to login first (you may want to bookmark this link).
  2. Select the accommodations you are requesting for each of your courses by checking the appropriate boxes.
  3. Click "Submit Academic Accommodations" to send your requests on to Accessible Education Services staff.
  4. As soon as your requests have been approved, you will be notified at your Eckerd e-mail account.

Disability Support Services accommodation request

Requesting accommodations has never been easier! Your professors will automatically be notified of the accommodations once they are approved. Please keep in mind that you must allow at least three (3) business days for your request to be reviewed and processed, you will receive an e-mail when the process is complete.

If you are requesting your accommodations less than three (3) business days before you need to use them, please call 727-864-8248 during regular business hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5pm.

Please call Counseling & Accessible Education Services at 727-864-8248 if you have any questions. Thank you!

New Student Guide to AES

Eckerd College is devoted to providing support services that enable students with disabilities to participate in, and benefit from, all College programs and activities. The information on this page is designed to assist first year students and their families in understanding the differences between the guidelines established for disability accommodations in secondary school versus post-secondary school.