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Autism & Setting SMART Goals at College
Autism and setting SMART goals. Learn this method of organizing and achieving meaningful goals. Terrific self-advocacy skills for college.
Disclosing Your Autism to College Friends
Disclosing your autism to college friends can be a way to grow friendships and develop even better connections to people who share your interests.
On Creating a STEM Familia: Dr. Lisette Torres
Dr. Lisette Torres on creating a STEM familia or family. Why a sense of connection can be important for STEM populations underrepresented in college.
College, Autism & STEM Careers: Participation, Barriers, and Solutions
Autism and STEM careers. An overview of participation, barriers, and solutions, with a particular focus on college students.
An Introduction for Autistic Students: the Social Dynamics of College and University Classrooms
Social dynamics of college classrooms for autistic students. STEM grad student Patrick Dwyer gives an overview of how college differs from high school.
Autism and Self-care for College Students
Self-care for autistic students is especially important during the college transition. Schedule self-care to feel good & improve performance in other areas.
Campus Tour for Autistic Students
Autistic STEM grad student Patrick Dwyer recommends families and autistic students take a self-guided campus tour. Video tour of UC Davis, packed with tips.
Managing Anxiety for Autistic STEM College Students
Managing anxiety for autistic students can play a big part in college success. Learn from STEM grad student Laura Gilmour about how to minimize anxiety.
Transition Programs: an Overview for Autistic Students Going to College
Contributor Chelsea Harris explores college transition programs for autistic students as well as the transition process, including different support models.