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UMSL Succeed Summer Enrichment Camp
UMSL Succeed is a post-secondary program for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Program participants can earn a Chancellor’s Certificate by completing the two-year residential or commuter program.
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Commuter Option Available
This allows students to attend the UMSL Succeed Program without living on campus. Ninety percent of UMSL students commute to the university and have access to a vast commuter support system. Students enrolled in the UMSL Succeed commuter program are entitled to the same resource.
Students with intellectual and developmental disabilities may develop the skills necessary to become participating members of their community through inclusion in university life. Our mission is to present them a variety of resources and support systems toward achieving their goals as individuals. In so doing, we enrich the diversity of the university.
The purpose of Succeed is to encourage and develop pathways toward student independence. We achieve these goals through four pillars:
Succeed is a Comprehensive Transition and Postsecondary Program (CTP).
The UMSL Succeed Program received approval from the United States Department of Education as a Comprehensive Transition and Postsecondary Program (CTP). As a CTP program, students who qualify may receive federal financial aid in the form of the Federal Pell Grant, and the Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant. Succeed Students must fill out the FAFSA in order to determine eligibility