Targeted Support Services are offered through the Office of Adult Services (OAS),Veteran and Military Services (VMS), and the Disability Access Services (DAS-formerly known as Services for Students with Disabilities).
FCC’s Targeted Support concept is grounded in a belief in holistic, intersectional, collaborative practices to support and develop you as a student. These offices focus on helping you as a student to overcome hurdles to your success, empowering and enabling you to achieve your goals.
Office of Adult Services (OAS)
Office of Adult Services Webpage
Adult Services is here to help if you are a single parent (any age) or an unemployed or underemployed adult (age 24 and over), you may be eligible for services through Project Forward Step. Services include financial aid resources and referral, and referral to academic and non-academic resources. For more information, visit https://www.frederick.edu/student-resources/adult-services/project-forward-step.aspx.
If you are currently a participant in Project Forward Step, please contact your counselor at [email protected] or [email protected], prior to withdrawing to discuss possible academic and financial implications, and resource referral to help you succeed.
Disabilities Access Services (DAS)
Disability Access Services Webpage
Disabilities Access Services assists and supports eligible students with disabilities. Student services may include academic advising, individualized accommodation plans, transition coaching, as well as workshops and programs. Students will be empowered to become self-advocates to achieve individual success at FCC and beyond. DAS provides community outreach and collaborates with agencies and resources to meet the diverse needs of students with disabilities. To schedule an appointment, contact us at [email protected], prior to withdrawing to discuss possible academic and financial implications, and resource referral to help you succeed.
Multicultural Student Services (MSS)
Multicultural Student Services Webpage
Multicultural Student Services is here to help if you are experiencing academic challenges, having difficulty adjusting to the college environment, or just need a little extra support, experienced advisors are here to help you. Call 301.624.2894 or contact a Targeted Support Advisor at [email protected], prior to withdrawing to discuss possible academic and financial implications, and resource referral to help you succeed.
Veteran and Military Services (VMS)
Veteran and Military Services Webpage
Veteran and Military Services help students distinguish and secure financial resources to pay for college, connects students with College and community services, provides academic advising, and more. We also help students adapt their service member training to the classroom. Additionally, the VMS team provides support to our students if they encounter obstacles or challenges as they are working towards their goals. Our goal is to help each veteran, active-duty military, National Guard member, Reservist, and their family members achieve success in civilian and college life. To schedule an appointment contact us at [email protected], prior to withdrawing to discuss possible academic and financial implications, and resource referral to help you succeed.