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Spectrum Support Program
Program Enrollment for the 2017-18 Academic Year is open as of May 1, 2017.

Incoming freshman and transfer students should enroll for support by JULY 15, 2017. Enroll
The Spectrum Support Program provides innovative supports that positively impact the college experience for RIT students, particularly those with autism spectrum disorders. We are committed to helping students build the connections to RIT that will assist them in achieving academic, social and career success. The program seeks to create a campus culture of acceptance and support through collaboration, consultation, and training. Read More

Pre-Orientation Program

gears Gearing Up For Success is an optional pre-orientation program for incoming RIT freshmen with ASD. Individual and small-group sessions include campus tours, direct support in the use of campus resources, skill instruction and social outings. SEPARATE REGISTRATION AND FEE APPLIES.

Registration opens June 1st. Registration works on a first come, first served basis and spots fill quickly. Registration will close on July 18, or sooner if all program seats are filled.

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"It is nice to have someone to meet up with, my peer coach helped me know where to go to get help when I needed it".

–Current SSP student

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