Resources for autistic students / students on the autism spectrum transitioning from high school to college, particularly in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields


Parent Perspective: Autism, Independence, Safety, and Campus Choice

Maureen Perkins and her son who has autism started planning his college transition his sophomore year of HS. It paid off. Strategies that worked for them. 573
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Senior Year: Seven Steps Autistic Students Should Take to Prepare for College

Taking campus tours, exploring student activities, and accepting a little anxiety. Things autistic students can do to make college transition, well, if not "a breeze," a little less intimidating! 704
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Safe Sexuality on Campus for Adults on the Spectrum: Recognizing the Unique Challenges

Emotional safety, physical safety, and practical considerations that help autistic students create and maintain a variety of healthy relationships. 905
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Changing Perspectives About Students Who Have Autism

Advocates for autistic college students, including Editorial Board Members Sara Sanders Gardner and Theresa Revans-McMenimon, share tips for professors. 1708

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