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The Bridges to Adelphi Program offers individual and group academic, social and vocational support services to Adelphi University students with neuro-social and other non-verbal disorders, including Autism Spectrum Disorder.
In order to be part of the Bridges to Adelphi Program, the student must first be accepted to Adelphi University. After acceptance, the student must inform the Admissions Office of his/her interest in enrolling in the Bridges Program, or they may contact the Bridges to Adelphi Program directly at email@example.com.
The Bridges to Adelphi Program is a fee for service program, the cost of which is in addition to the costs of tuition, room, board and books, as well as other university fees.
Students who enroll in the Bridges to Adelphi Program do not need to provide any diagnostic documentation.
The Bridges to Adelphi Program does not provide accessibility accommodations. In order for any Adelphi student to receive accommodations, the student must provide documentation of disabilities to the Student Access Office.
The Bridges to Adelphi Program does not provide mental health counseling. If needed, Bridges students will be referred to the Student Counseling Center.
Academic coaches are Adelphi graduate students that are trained and supervised to provide academic and social support for Bridges students. During their meetings, academic coaches work collaboratively with students primarily on problem solving, executive functioning, and time management issues.
Learning strategists are Adelphi graduate students that are trained and supervised to provide one on one academic support for Bridges students. During their meetings, learning strategists work with students on specific assignment tasks, and may assist with research.
Bridges students may choose to live on campus, or commute. Contact the Office of Residential Life and Housing for additional information.
With student’s request and written consent, the Bridges to Adelphi Program will contact faculty members for specific issues or problems, as well as request monthly reports on student academic performance.
Bridges students must meet the same academic standards and criteria as all other Adelphi students.
With student’s written consent, parents can contact the Director of the Bridges to Adelphi Program.