High School Students
A college transition program for rising high school juniors and seniors
with disabilities who are preparing to attend a 2 or 4 year college and
seeking an Advanced Studies or Standard Diploma.
Separate workshops and activities are included for parents who are strongly encouraged to attend.
When Are Programs Scheduled?
Learning specialists, successful college students with disabilities,
parents, and other professionals offer tools for college success which
address the unique challenges faced by students with specific
Session 1 - June 20-21 - Learning Disabilities and/or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity, Physical, Mobility, Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Session 2 - June 22 - Autism Spectrum
What is College Bound About?
Students will explore a variety of college success tools in advocacy, learning, personal and social success.
Reading & Writing
Health and Medical
Nutrition and Exercise
Stress and Anxiety
Recreation & Leisure
Am I College Bound?
The transition to college is a challenge for all students. College Bound
offers you the opportunity to learn what it takes to
succeed in college. During your program, you will get the chance
to spend time with college students, leaders with disabilities and
participate in informative sessions and fun activities while staying on the
Virginia Tech campus. Rising high school juniors and seniors are invited to attend our program.
The program is designed for students who are academically eligible for
a 2 year or 4 year college.