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Getting help along the way
On the pathway!
In this short video, students from Colorado talk about being enrolled in a college program and how different college life is from high school.
Every month, we interview a student about college. Click on this link to see the list of the Student Spotlight interviews.
You Can Go to College
Students at Next Steps at Vanderbilt talk about what it’s like to be in college. They learn new things in classes, make new friends, become more independent, and have work internships. Hear what it means to them to be included on campus.
Spread the Word
In this video, 5 students with ID talk about what college means for them. Think College uses it to spread the message that all students with disabilities can go to college. Share it with your teachers, family, and friends!
Planning for College
The Going to College website contains information about living college life with a disability. It’s designed for high school students and provides video clips, activities, and additional resources that can help you get a head start in planning for college. The video clips offer a way for you to hear firsthand from students with disabilities who have been successful.
This webpage has information on more than 300 college programs for students with ID. You can search for a college that is right for you!