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SEU Link

SEU Link
Southeastern University
SEU Link
1000 Longfellow Blvd.
Lakeland, FL 33801
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Program Contact Kelly Southmayd
Phone 863-667-5096

SEU Link is a two-year comprehensive postsecondary transition program for students identified with mild intellectual disabilities.

 Students enrolled in the Link program are paired with a peer mentor. The mentors are NOT responsible for monitoring the student twenty-four hours a day/ 7 days a week. Responsible students with a strong desire to succeed will have the opportunity to experience the following.
● Academic advising and person-centered planning
● Attend and audit SEU classes with non-disabled peers
● Complete a transition curriculum that includes classroom and community-based instruction, classroom and on-the-job training employability instruction, classroom and residential independent living skills instruction
● Acquire valuable employment and independent living skills
● Participate in on/off campus extracurricular and student life activities
● Live on campus in resident housing (must qualify)
● Participate in a variety of on and off campus the job training experiences
● Attend chapel services
● Obtain a certificate of accomplishment upon completion of the program

Public or private: Private
Type of school: 4-year college or university
Is this program a federally funded TPSID program? No
Students in this program: Have graduated or exited from high school
Requirements for admission to this program:
  • 18-26
  • Eligible candidates for the Link program must demonstrate several prerequisites, which are provided on the admissions process link.
Please indicate which disabilities students in this program have:
  • Intellectual disability
Program length: 2 years
Is this program able to provide federal financial aid as a Comprehensive Transition Program (CTP)? Yes
Students pay for the program in the following ways:
  • Private pay (student and family)
  • Scholarships
  • Federal Financial Aid
Scholarships available:

$7000 through the Florida Postsecondary Comprehensive Transition Program Scholarship

Students take these types of "typical" courses (with students who don't have disabilities): Typical college courses for audit
Students take courses that are only for students in this program: Yes
Time spent only with other students in this program: About half the time
Credential(s) students earn upon completing the program: Certificate of Accomplishment
The credential(s) is/are: Just for students in this program
Other career development activities are:
  • Internships
  • Volunteer work
  • Community Service
Housing is provided to students: Yes
Housing options available:
  • Inclusive on campus
Students participate in student organizations on campus: Yes
Proportion of time spent only with other students in this program: Less than 25%
Last updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 09:22