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We are pleased to offer a college scholarship individuals on the Autism Spectrum going to college. Any individual on the spectrum who lives in our service area and is accepted into an accredited post-secondary education or vocational training is welcome to apply. The application deadline is April 15th of each year.  Scholarship winner is announced on June 1st.

Location by County/County(ies) served
Crawford, Columbia, Dane, Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, Richland, Rock, Sauk
Ages Served
18-21 years old, Adults
Funding Sources
Free
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This is the first program at a four-year college in Wisconsin to offer a fully inclusive college experience for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Description of Services

The program has continued to grow and offers individualized wrap-around services to support students in academics, student housing, social experiences, and practicums/internships.

Phone
608.663.6869
Address
1000 Edgewood College Dr, Madison, WI 53711
Location by County/County(ies) served
Dane
Ages Served
18-21 years old, Adults
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Summary

Mansfield Hall provides residential, academic, social, and independent living skill support to students who are going to college. Mansfield Hall is not a college – we are more like “The Super Dorm” – and our students live with us in a safe and supportive living and learning community as they make a successful transition into college and independence.

Phone
(802) 348-2865
Location by County/County(ies) served
Dane
Ages Served
18-21 years old, Adults
Funding Sources
Private Pay
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On Your Marq provides wrap around support to neurodivergent students enrolled at Marquette University. Our services are fee based, and there are several funding sources available.

Description of Services


On Your Marq (OYM) is a college success program designed to assist neurodivergent students in navigating the college landscape at Marquette University. Utilizing an interdisciplinary approach, we work together to build the support team students need to thrive at Marquette. Everyone on the student's team receives training on the best practices for working with neurodivergent students. Formal and informal supports available to aid students in the development of academic, social, and independent living skills include: weekly seminars one-on-one coaching peer mentors mental health support OYM specific tutoring The first two years of the program focus on the student’s transition to the rigors of academia. In the second two years of the program, On Your Marq works with students to identify strengths and skills to transfer to their career and life after college.

Phone
414-288-0203
Address
1250 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53233
Ages Served
18-21 years old, Adults
Funding Sources
Private Pay, Sliding Scale
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Description of Services

Shepherds College is the nation's leading post-secondary school created with the learning needs of students with intellectual and developmental disabilities in mind.

Phone
+1 262-878-5620
Address
1805 15th Avenue Union Grove, Wisconsin 53182-1597 USA,
Ages Served
18-21 years old, Adults
Funding Sources
Private Pay
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Summary

Efforts are unfolding across the country to increase and expand upon postsecondary education options for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. In Wisconsin, the demand for college is growing and pockets of people across the state are discussing how to develop programs in their own communities. This website serves as a tool to inform, connect, and support people involved in these efforts. Explore the site, read the state plan, and register for the listserv. It's time to THINK COLLEGE.

Description of Services

Suggestions for strengthening self-determination skills and family advocacy; methods to promote academic success in the classroom; ideas for social involvement and integration across campus; strategies for vocational planning and employment.

Phone
(608) 890-1688
Address
1500 Highland Avenue . Madison, WI 53705-2280
Location by County/County(ies) served
Crawford, Columbia, Dane, Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, Richland, Rock, Sauk
Ages Served
High School Age, 18-21 years old, Adults
Description of Services

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater LIFE (Learning is for Everyone) Program provides a complete college experience for young adults between the ages of 18-25 who have an intellectual disability. With ample supports, specialized instruction, on-campus residential living, and community integration, the program serves a critical need by providing access and opportunity for students who have historically been underrepresented in higher education. The program has two components, which includes a Basic Program (2 years) and an Advanced Program (2 years) that are designed to facilitate personal growth, independent living, and employment success.

Phone
262-472-1905
Address
Winther Hall 1002A, 800 W. Main Street, Whitewater, WI 53190
Ages Served
18-21 years old, Adults
Funding Sources
Private Pay