Loyola University Maryland

Orientation

Strategies For Success

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Are you a student with a disability that is worried about your transition to college? Are you nervous about what resources are available and where to find them? Strategies for Success is an one-day workshop specifically geared for students with disabilities. Participants will move in on Tuesday August 26 and attend a casual welcome reception that evening. (Family members are invited)

On Wednesday August 27, Strategies for Success attendees engage in activities designed to introduce them to the services and resources that Loyola has to offer. We will have an overview of time-management techniques, study skills, requesting accommodations and taking care of oneself during college. Participants learn the importance of developing self-advocacy skills. The day ends with a dinner at a local Baltimore restaurant.

We will address the following topics:
  • How do I request accommodations?
  • Who can help me develop a schedule that emphasizes my strengths?
  • How do I advocate for myself?
  • Where are the campus resources to help me with study skills and time management?
  • Where do I go when I am stressed out?

Students who attend this workshop will be able to move into their rooms on Tuesday August 26 and attend a welcome reception with their families that evening. The workshop will be help on Wednesday, August 28 from 8:30a.m.-6:00 p.m., and includes all meals.

Dates

Tuesday, Aug. 26 - Wednesday, Aug. 27

Cost

$50 per person ($75 for those that register and cancel)

Maximum Number of Participants

25

Questions?

Megan Henry
Assistant Director of Disability Services
mmhenry@loyola.edu
410-617-5137

For more information about accommodations, visit the Disability Support Services website.

Register

Registration for Strategies has closed.