The Academy for Inclusive Learning and Social Growth offers a fully inclusive post-secondary college education and experience to students with different intellectual or developmental abilities who do not meet higher-education requirements for admission as a degree-seeking student. The program involves enrollment as non-degree seeking audit students in typical university courses and includes social integration, career exploration and training resulting in a Certificate of Social Growth and Development.

The deadline to apply for Fall 2020 is extended to Friday, February 28, 2020. If you are experiencing problems applying, please attend the application workshop on January 21, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. or give us a call.

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    Apply to be a Peer Mentor

    Do you have an interest assiting people with different developmental and intellectual abilities?

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      Summer Leadership Intensive Program

      The Academy offers a week-long program college-life experience for middle school students, high school students and graduates. Registration will start on January 6, 2020, and will end one week prior to the start of the interested week.

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        Middle School Summer L.E.A.P. Program

        This program is geared toward academic enrichment, social engagement, and recreational activities for students with developmental disabilities. Registration will start on January 6, 2020, and will end one week prior to the start of the interested week.

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          Certificate Programs

          The Academy offers two programs: Academic, Social, and Career Enrichment (ASCE) and Advanced Leadership and Career Development (ALCD)

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            Open House

            The Academy for Inclusive Learning and Social Growth hosts Open Houses during the Fall and Spring semesters: 

            January 21, 2020
            3:00 - 5:00 PM

            February 17, 2020
            3:00 - 5:00 PM

            March 16, 2020
            3:00 - 5:00 PM

            April 20, 2020
            3:00 - 5:00 PM

            For reservations or other inquiries contact us

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