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COLLEGE INFORMATION

AccessibleCollege.com - Webinar Resources
A webinar for parents/students discussing everything from going on virtual tours, to questions about standardized tests and applications, and looking at how students with disabilities (LD, ADD, health conditions, mental health conditions, and physical disabilities) can effectively engage in the college search and application process in an online setting.

Fairleigh Dickinson University - Regional Center for Learning Disabilities
FDU invites students and families to learn more about the services provided through their Regional Center for Learning Disabilities. February dates and the registration process can be accessed via this link. The Zoom invite will be sent prior to the event once you register.

Landmark College - Webcasts
Parent Stories Webcast is part of an ongoing series on the Conduit platform. Below is a list of previous presentations from Fall 2020 and Spring 2021. Click on any of the titles to watch: Career ConnectionsSummer ProgramsAlumni and Student StoriesB.A. Communications and Entrepreneurial Leadership DegreeHybrid Learning Health and Counseling ServicesStudent LifeFinancial Aid and ScholarshipsBridge ExperienceTransition at College.

Middlesex College - Information Session
MC will be hosting an information session regarding their Admissions and Accessibility Services on May 17th (1-2pm and 6-7pm) for parents and students. Please register for a session by May 17th. During this session, representatives from the Disability Services program will provide insight on the specialized counseling and auxiliary services available for students.

Misericordia University - Alternative Learners Program Preview
MU invites interested students and parents to learn via Zoom about their Alternative Learners Program (ALP) on May 12th at 6 pm. ALP is a structured program specifically designed to provide accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. Click Here to Join Event
Zoom link: https://misericordia.zoom.us/j/84398983021?pwd=eVB0bTVpZmZ4Y3VaVUoyWTRHUEFLZz09

 

 COLLEGE RESOURCES

A Parent's Guide
A resource for parents to assist in the transition from high school to college can be accessed through the above title link.

Things to Consider during Transition for High School Students with IEP/504 Plans

College planning resources available through BestColleges.com:
An Overview of College Resources for Students with Disabilities 
College Guide for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students
College Guide for Students with Learning Disabilities
College Guide for Students with Physical Disabilities 
College Guide for Students with Psychiatric Disabilities
College Guide for Students with Visual Impairments

Career Guide for Students with Disabilities
A career planning resource available through BestColleges.com

Career Resource for Students with Disabilities
A resource outlying options for students available through Zety.com

Scholarship Resources for Students with Disabilities
A resource for scholarships and financial information available through AffordableColleges.com

College Resources for Students with Disabilities
A collection of resources from Rutgers University for parents and students

Financial Aid Resources for Students with Disabilities
A financial aid resource available through GoodCall.com