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College Applications Open 2021/22 Schoolyear


Are you a student with an intellectual disability thinking about college this fall? Students with intellectual disabilities wishing to access inclusive services in college apply directly to the school of interest to them. ACC, UNC, and UCCS are currently accepting applicants for the 2021/22 schoolyear.


University of Northern Colorado

All application materials must be received by March 1, 2021. 

Application Checklist

  • Student Application
  • Parent Application
  • Student Living Questionnaire
  • Three Professional and/or Personal References
  • Teacher Recommendation Letter
  • Transcripts - Unofficial or Official Transcripts are acceptable
  • Psychoeducational Evaluation and/or Plan

For more information and to download application materials, visit GOAL's website

Click to watch a recorded open house presentation

Elevate at
Arapahoe Community College

Applications are due February 15th.

Application Checklist

  • Elevate Application
  • Documentation of an intellectual or developmental disability
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Elevate Supplemental Information

After submission of an application, next steps include: Student admission interview, parent interview, and a virtual campus experience day on Thursday, March 4th

To receive an application packet or request a recording of Elevate's virtual open house, contact Elevate Director, Jennifer Woegens. Phone: 303.797.5806  Email:

Visit Elevate's website

Office of Inclusive Services at
University of Colorado Colorado Springs

Please email Inclusion Coordinator, Julie Harmon, at to receive an application.

Application deadline has been extended through the end of February.

The following documentation must be included along with the application:

  • Most recent Individualized Education Plan (IEP)
  • Junior year IEP
  • High School transcript
  • Teacher letter of recommendation
  • Community member letter of recommendation

Once your complete application has been received, you will be contacted to set up a mandatory student interview. Admission decisions regarding the 2021-2022 academic year will be made no later than April 1, 2021. 

Visit the Office of Inclusive Services website

For a general overview of inclusive higher education, visit this page or connect directly with IN!'s Outreach Coordinator, Shelby Bates, at

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