U of I offers new camp for high school students with autism


CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois is offering a new, virtual summer camp for high school students with autism who want to learn more about college life.

The free camp will be offered June 22 to 25 via Zoom. Students who will be sophomores, juniors, or seniors this fall will learn about opportunities and resources the university offers to people with autism and get tips on how to succeed in college.

One of the sessions is aimed at parents, with information on how to help their students make the transition to college. The registration deadline is May 24.

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