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Transitioning to College Websites

Heath Resource Center

The Heath Resource Center at George Washington University is a national clearinghouse on postsecondary education for individuals with disabilities. In addition to publications, Heath provides modules on topics such as Legal Issues, Self-Advocacy, Financial Aid, Working with Faculty, Accommodations, and many others.

Office for Civil Rights (OCR)

The Office for Civil Rights in the U.S. Department of Education provides information in a pamphlet explaining the rights and responsibilities of students with disabilities who are preparing to attend postsecondary schools. This pamphlet also discusses the obligations of a postsecondary school to provide academic adjustments, including auxiliary aids and services, to ensure that the school does not discriminate on the basis of disability.