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Nita Thompson - De Anza Mobility Assistance Shuttle Driver
Services are back for Winter 2022
Mobility Assistance Shuttle Services will be available during the winter 2022 quarter. If you have any questions, please contact your DSPS counselor.
Thank you for your patience during this time.
Do you find the prospect of getting from your vehicle to your class difficult of even impossible due to an injury or disability. Fear not! De Anza College offers mobility assistance to from your class in a sleek new red Shuttle Tram that travels the campus Monday through Friday from 7:30 am - 4:30 pm.
A wheelchair-accessible courtesy shuttle service is available to students with temporary or permanent disabilities that affect their mobility. Transport to classrooms on a regularly scheduled basis or for special appointments may be arranged. The shuttle operates between major campus buildings and is available Monday - Friday from 7:30 am - 4:30 pm.
How to arrange for shuttle service:
- Meet with your DSS Counselor or Learning Disabilities Specialist for authorization.
- Submit a completed "Responsibility of the Student Utilizing Mobility Services" form. Download pdf here.
- The top priority is to provide shuttle services to and from classes
- Shuttle service to special on-campus appointments or activities must be prearranged and only available when the regular class transportation schedules permit it
- The student must meet the shuttle at the designated meeting place and time place
- The student must notify Mobility Services as soon as possible if they will not meet a regularly scheduled pick up. Failure to notify three (3) times in a quarter may result in suspension of their mobility service
- If your class finishes early, call Mobility Services and wait at the appointed location
- It is the student's responsibility to inform Mobility Services if changes occur that affect their mobility service needs
- Shuttle service may be provided for emergency situations, such as after a fall, wheelchair malfunction, unexpected heavy rain, etc. Subject to availability
- Seat belts and ties-down are to be used at all times and safety instructions are to be observed
- Shuttle service may be cancelled due to driver illness, mechanical problems or for other unforseen circumstances