September 28, 2013 06:00 AM PDT
The Switched at Birth actress will guest-star as Carol, a pretty, sweet and hearing-impaired woman who’s teaching Abed sign language, TVLine has confirmed. Community‘s return date has not yet been announced.
Leclerc, who in real life suffers from a degenerative inner-ear condition called Meniere’s disease, will appear in one episode of the NBC comedy. She posted the news on Instagram Friday, adding: “#Community here I come!!!!”