This presentation will provide an overview of options for your teenager after high school, namely more school (post-secondary education or training), employment or a gap year(s). Typically a gap year after high school for young adults with autism means sleeping late, gaming more and losing skills and confidence. (More) Location: The Ability Hub Date: April 11, 2019 Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. [...]
Attend the 2019 US College Expo and meet with American Universities, NCAA, Common App, Admissions & Financing Experts and more! This is a one-day event in four cities across Canada Learn about the admissions process, meet US college reps and explore pathways Admission is free! Pre-register @ uscollegeexpo.com Date: Saturday, April 6, 2019 Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm Location: ARTS [...]
The University of Alberta will be in Calgary this Spring to help students who have received an admission offer prepare for their first year of studies and answer questions. General Sessions and Faculty of Science Sessions are available. Date: Saturday, March 16, 2019 Location: University of Alberta Calgary Centre (120, 335 5 Ave SW, Calgary) Find Us Time: 9:30am-3:00pm RSVP and Register
The Burns Memorial Fund is now accepting applications for this scholarship program. The Senator Patrick Burns Legacy Scholarship is awarded by the Burns memorial Fund to High School Students experiencing financial challenges and requiring assistance with Post- Secondary expenses. Scholarships of $2500 each will be awarded to selected students graduating in June 2019. Deadline for submitting Applications is March 15th, 2019 [...]
This presentation will discuss some of the reasons why more boys than girls receive an autism diagnosis, common co-occurring diagnoses, and misdiagnoses that teens and adult women receive, strengths and struggles for autistic women across the lifespan,....(More) Location: The Ability Hub Date: March 14, 2019 Time: 6:30 - 8:30p.m. Cost: Free
Are you looking for another opportunity to explore new learning experiences with high-achieving peers? Peers who will challenge you to see things from many perspectives? The Ivey Business School at Western University has designed a summer experience that will challenge you and build on your leadership potential. You will experience fast-paced learning and development with Ivey faculty, speakers and team projects. [...]
Please note: Students who wish to apply must attend in person (parents are also welcome to attend). Excel Campus Prep is a is a five-day summer course for individuals with autism who are planning to enroll in a post-secondary program after graduating from high school. Post-secondary programs can include degree, diploma, certificate, vocational or other training programs. Location: The Ability Hub Date: March 12, [...]
The University of Toronto is pleased to host a number of summer programs in a wide range of academic topics designed to challenge and stimulate high school students. Students are invited to complement their passions and studies with a unique summer experience. Please note that registration is coordinated through each program’s home division or department: DEEP Summer Academy (Faculty of Applied Science [...]
Grade 11 Students, please join us for a Career and Post Secondary Presentation in the Mid-High Learning Commons! Presenter: Elke Zilla Date: Friday, February 22, 2019 Time: 9:30am- 10:45am (During SOURCE) Location: Mid-High Learning Commons Participating Institutions: Acadia University Alberta College of Arts and Design(Alberta University of the Arts) Ambrose University Bow Valley College SAIT University of Lethbridge Duke of [...]
The University of Calgary is hosting an Open House style event specifically for Indigenous students and counsellors on February 22, 2019 called Indigenous U. Click here for more information
The Student Accessibility Services team is participating in the 2019 Transition to Post-Secondary Education for Students with Disabilities event on February 9, 2019 at Bow Valley College. More information can be found here.
Date: Saturday, February 9th, 2019 Time: 10:00am-2:00pm Location: St Mary’s University (14500 Bannister Rd SE Calgary) McGivney Hall This is a great opportunity for students and their families to tour the campus, explore programs, meet the faculty and access info with respect to admission and program requirements. For more information, call (403) 531-9130.