Requesting Services

Step 1

  • Apply to Oakton online at
  • As part of the application process, submit your transcripts and ACT scores

Step 2

  • Please fill out our Appointment Form to speak with an ADRC staff member regarding disability services or accommodations. An ADRC staff member will contact you.

Step 3

  • Meet with an ADRC staff member for your scheduled intake appointment
  • Bring documentation of disability to intake meeting
  • Take placement tests after intake meeting

Step 4

  • Attend the New Student Orientation (postcard will be sent  to you when application file is complete)
  • At Orientation, you will meet with an Academic Advisor, review placement test scores, and register for classes

Step 5

  • Fill out Accommodation Request Form in the ADRC Office on your Orientation day or as soon as possible after registering for classes
  • Please Note: Some accommodations may take up to four weeks to be processed, so request early

Step 6

  • Pick up Accommodation Letters from the ADRC office and give them to instructors when classes start
  • Accommodation requests must be made in writing EVERY semester in which you would like to use them

Questions about Disability Services?
Contact ADRC
Des Plaines - Rm 2400; Skokie - Rm A135

Questions about what classes to take?
Contact Advising Services
Des Plaines - Rm 1130; 847.635.1700
Skokie - Rm A100; 847.635.1400

Questions about Financial Assistance?
Contact Financial Aid
Des Plaines - Rm 1260; 847.635.1708
Skokie - Rm A100; 847.635.1250