Have you been diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD)? The following information will help you in your journey at university or TAFE.
This information pertains to supporting students with ASDs in academic settings and comes from a variety of sources including local and international information, peer reviewed research and research conducted at OTARC (funded by DHS, Victoria). The information provided is general and not targeted for specific tertiary institutions. For specific information regarding policies and student support services at individual tertiary institutions, please visit their website or contact them directly. Links to other useful resources with further information are also provided within the student, parent, and staff sections.
Making the transition to university and TAFE study.
Things to consider and the benefits of disclosure.
How are TAFE and university different from high school?
How is tertiary study different?
Books, videos and websites.
Our information sources.
Want more information?
Listen to a collection of tertiary transition stories [external site] from people with Asperger’s Disorder.