The Dean of Students Department
Transition from High School to College
For questions regarding admissions information,
You Can DO IT!
Are you a student with a disability preparing for a new life at Florida State University? Do you have concerns about registration, receiving accommodations, and getting around campus? The SDRC is committed to providing the access you need to thrive during your years here.
Please click on the link below to watch a captioned video produced by the DO-IT Center at the University of Washington in Seattle. This presentation outlines basic services offered by many colleges and universities across the country including the Florida State University, and it highlights the successes of college students with disabilities. Never doubt your capacity to achieve because-You Can DO IT!
Note* Video will open up in a seperate window. Click on CC to view captioning.You Can DO IT! Video
Difference between High School and College
This list was adapted from Counseling Secondary Students with Learning Disabilities by Michael Koehler and Marybeth Kravets (2009).
For further information on the differences between
college and high school accommodations, please visit this website: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/transition.html