April 30, 2013

Next Steps at Vanderbilt Summer Institute application deadline is tomorrow

The Next Steps at Vanderbilt Summer Institute is a weeklong residential post-secondary education preparatory experience for rising high school juniors, seniors and young adults with developmental disabilities up to the age of 24.

Summer Institute dates: July 14-19


  • Helps students understand what a college program is.
  • Helps students spend time away from families to gain independence.
  • Helps the four post-secondary education programs for students with intellectual disabilities in Tennessee (Vanderbilt, UT Knoxville, Memphis, Lipscomb) get their students “ready” for the fall. It gives them a better understanding of what to expect.
  • Helps students have summer fun and meet new people.

For information on programming, costs, scholarships and more, visit: http://kc.vanderbilt.edu/site/services/disabilityservices/page.aspx?id=2171.