This guide provides general information to help you understand higher education as a person with disabilities. In addition to what we have provided here, there are many other resources that you might find helpful. Below is a list of some of those resources.

  • Delaware Department of Education:

Transition resources for parents and students: and

  • National Center for Learning Disabilities

Post-high school options,

Legal rights and accommodations for students with disabilities,

Getting access to assistive technology,

  • National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities (NICHCY),
  • U.S. Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights

Overview of disability discrimination policies,

Transition of Students with Disabilities to Postsecondary Education: A Guide for High School Educators,

  • University of Delaware:

Office of Disability Support Services: or 302-831-4643

Center for Disabilities Studies: TEEM Unit (Transition, Education and Employment Model):