1515 Maple Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201
OPTIONS FOR COLLEGE SUCCESS is a nonprofit organization located in Evanston, IL, whose purpose is to encourage learning-challenged postsecondary students to develop the skills, the confidence, and the courage necessary to transition into living independently and working productively. We offer both residential and non-residential services. We provide our residential students with a college living experience in off campus apartments.The program was established in 2009, and serves students aged 16 and older. We provide support in all areas of an individual’s life, and customize all plans to best fit the needs and goals of the individual. ABOUT OUR STUDENTS: Juniors and Seniors in high school preparing for transition, those currently exiting high school, post-transition program students, adults needing adult support services.
Note that Options for College Success is not directly affiliated with any college or university, but supports students academically in the schools of their choosing. At this time, typically Oakton Community College, DePaul, Northeastern University and Northwestern University. Other students have attended Columbus State Community College, Northern Colorado University, and Otterbein University.
|Public or private:||Private|
|Type of school:||
Non-profit organization, not an accredited institute of higher education.
|Is this program a federally funded TPSID program?||No|
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|Requirements for admission to this program:||
|Please indicate which disabilities students in this program have:||
|Program length:||Varies from student to student|
|Is this program able to provide federal financial aid as a Comprehensive Transition Program (CTP)?||Pending (we have applied to become a CTP but have not yet been approved)|
|Students pay for the program in the following ways:||
|Students take these types of "typical" courses (with students who don't have disabilities):||