Interpretation is provided for all department and individual training, meetings and campus events attended by those who communicate using American Sign Language. This service is provided to all faculty, staff, prospective employees as well as community members. Interpretation facilitates access by the campus and community to the offerings, opportunities and culture of UCCS.
In order to secure an ASL interpreter for faculty, staff, and special campus events open to the community, services must be requested using Human Resources' service management system, Cherwell. The request link above will bring you to the Cherwell portal where you will select Request ASL Interpreter under Employee Relations.
Please provide a minimum of 48 hours notice when requesting an interpreter. Some requests may need support by an outside agency and will require additional notice. Requests with shorter notices will be accommodated if possible.
Please provide the following information when submitting a request:
Date, Time and Duration
Point of Contact:
Preferably a contact that will be on-site during the assignment
Name of person(s) needing the accommodation
Any presentation materials:
Please include specialized jargon, acronyms, and ensure that any videos presented have closed captioning
Certification of Interpretation
Certification of Transliteration
Specialty Certification: Legal