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Inclusive Higher Ed

Student Stories

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The expansion of Inclusive Higher Education continues to make college possible for students with intellectual disabilities state-wide. Hear from a recent graduate, an expansion school, a current director, and our very own IN! staff about the powerful impact of inclusive higher education throughout Colorado!

One of our inaugural graduates, Jazmine, shares with us about the challenges and joys of life after college and how her ability to access inclusive higher education programming prepared her for the life she always dreamed about.

Bo is graduating from ACC! Hear about his experience, his excitement, and his future plans!

A recent UCCS graduate, Brianna, moved into her very own apartment and is pursuing the live she's always wanted.

Georgie is graduating from UNC! Hear a bit about her experience, her future plans, and her words of wisdom.

Laura is graduating from UNC! Hear her experience and her words of wisdom!

Kaitlin is graduating from UCCS! Hear more about her experience and her words of wisdom!

Hear how inclusion has impacted Jason, a student at UNC!

University of Northern Colorado graduated its first set of inclusive higher education students, who have intellectual or developmental disabilities. What that means for one family.

In May of 2021 Caitlin will be graduating from UCCS. She is studying Early Childhood Education and is so ready to be an official graduate! Learn more about Caitlin.

Hear Vince talk about what going to college has meant to him.

Seniors that participate at the University of Colorado Colorado Spring (UCCS) with services from the Office of Inclusive Services all complete a capstone project that aligns with their career goals. Last week three upcoming graduates presented their capstone projects.

Brendan stepped foot on campus at the University of Northern Colorado in the fall of 2017. Now, in 2021, he will become one of the first students with Down syndrome to graduate from UNC!

In May 2021, Paige will become one of UNC's first graduates of inclusive higher education! Learn more about Paige and her journey through college.