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.
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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 experience for high school students and graduates.

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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:

          August 12, 2019
          3:00–5:00 PM
          September 16, 2019
          3:00–5:00 PM
          October 21, 2019
          3:00–5:00 PM
          November 18, 2019
          3:00–5:00 PM

          For reservations or other inquiries contact us

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