The UNT WISE College WISE Summer Program assists young adults with disabilities, ages 14-22, to develop the vocational skills, independent living skills, and social & recreation skills that are needed in pursuing a post-secondary education. College WISE is a one (1) week program for participants interested in understanding the expectations and demands of attending a community college or four-year university. Overnight accommodations in campus housing are provided and public transportation will be utilized for travel around campus and the community. This program opens the door to the realities of community college and university life.
WHEN: Summer 2021 are TENTATIVE and subject to change or cancellation
Session 1: Sunday 6/13/21 - Friday 6/18/21
Session 2: Sunday 7/18/21 - Friday 7/23/21
LOCATION: University of North Texas campus in Denton, TX
FEE: $2,500 (private pay or TWS Sponsorship)
For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org & 940.565.4000
In order to apply for this program, participants will need to contact their Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Counselor through Texas Workforce Solutions (TWS). The VR Counselor is the point of contact in order to apply for the program. If you do not have a VR Counselor please contact the nearest Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS) office near you by referring to the VRS Directory.
Applications will begin being accepted from VR Counselors once UNT makes a decision regarding on-campus summer programming for Summer 2021.