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.
Understanding privacy laws in relation to autism and college student rights can help students and families prepare for the college transition.
Contributor Chelsea Harris explores college transition programs for autistic students as well as the transition process, including different support models.
Contributor Katie Matthews guides autistic students through considerations that will help them clarify their preferences for college learning environments.
Video interview. Patrick Dwyer and UC Davis Disability Specialist Dr. Joseph Spector discuss the role of Disability Services Offices on campuses.
Hear about one student’s experience in an inclusive concurrent enrollment program, and what he’s up to in college now.
Brief video. Declaring a disability in college? College transition expert Susan Woods introduces families to the basics in order to access accommodations.
Prince-Hughes completed regular coursework and assisted around the zoo. She was given the responsibility of monitoring a gorilla with a serious illness. Her work on that task was pivotal: the director of the zoo was so impressed that he sponsored a series of gorilla behavior research projects.
Editorial Board Member Arianne Garcia and college student Rem discuss some of the challenges and barriers to autistic student success, …