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On Campus Transition Admissions

Eligibility Requirements

  • Have an intellectual disability
  • Be at least 18 years of age by the start of the start of the program
  • Have been eligible to receive special education services during high school
  • Have a desire to receive transition services in a university setting, including an academic curriculum of college courses, meetings, study/tutoring sessions, mentorship, work experiences, student life experiences, etc.
  • Have exhibited a need and desire for greater independence, and have parent/guardian support in the pursuit of independence
  • Be able to travel independently to college and while on campus
  • Be able to independently manage and self-administer medicine
  • Exhibit socially adaptive and responsible behaviors and have no noncompliance behavioral issues
  • Be able to communicate effectively with others with/without accommodations

Program Fees for Two Semesters

  • Florida Residents: $12,800 (Private Pay)
    • Potential Funding Sources: McKay Scholarship, Gardiner Scholarship, Medicaid Waiver, Veteran?s Affairs, and Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Out-of-State Residents: $17,800 (Private Pay only)

Residential Program Fees for Two Semesters

  • Off-Campus Housing: $15,000
    • This fee may vary by individual support need
    • Arc Jacksonville leases apartments
    • Fee does not cover students? personal/activity costs, as well as meals
  • UNF On-Campus Housing Supports: $10,000
    • This fee does not include UNF?s on-campus housing costs and personal/activity costs
    • Students are responsible for leasing and meal plan fees to UNF

Application Deadlines:
Fall Term 2020: June 1, 2020
Spring Term 2021: October 12, 2020
Fall Term 2021: June 1, 2021

Mail or deliver all completed materials to:
The Arc Jacksonville
ATTN: OCT/Scott Holt
1050 North Davis Street
Jacksonville, FL 32209