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Disability Services

Please Visit the Disability Services Office in Payne Hall 104H

Disability Services Office (DSO) is responsible for assistance campus-wide for students with physical, emotional and/or learning disabilities. The college adheres to all applicable laws and is committed to providing equal opportunity and a full college experience by offering a variety of support services. Those include:

  • Assistance with alternative testing arrangements

  • Assistance with sign language interpreters

  • Assistance securing e-texts and notetakers

  • Referrals to other campus support services

  • Community referrals

The MVCC disability offices in Utica and Rome are National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) voter registration sites.

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ADA/504 Coordinator
Tamara Mariotti, Coordinator of Disability Services
Phone: 315-731-5702
Email: tmariotti@mvcc.edu
Utica Campus
Disability Services Office
Payne Hall Room 104H
Phone: 315-792-5644


Learning & ADHD Disabilities:
Katelyn Ouderkirk, Transition Support Specialist
Phone: 315-792-5413
Email: kouderkirk@mvcc.edu


Other Disabilities:
Tamara Mariotti, Coordinator of Disability Services
Phone: 315-731-5702
Email: tmariotti@mvcc.edu


Testing Accommodations:
John Burns, Accommodations Specialist
Phone:315-792-5644
Email: jburns@mvcc.edu


Rome Campus
Student Services Office
Plumley Complex A30
Phone: 315-334-7709

 Grace Costello
Disability Services Specialist
Phone: 315- 334-7744
Email: gcostello@mvcc.edu


Jenny Spinelli
Phone: 315-334-7703
Email: jspinelli@mvcc.edu