2019 Vandal Summer Academy

Vandal Summer Academy is June 23-28, 2019.


University of Idaho Center on Disabilities and Human Development logo.
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Vandal Summer Academy

The 2019 Vandal Summer Academy runs from June 23-28, 2019 and is for students age 15-21 with disabilities interested in attending a two or four-year college after high school (NO COST - IDVR will cover the cost).

During the Univerity of Idaho's Vandal Academy, students spend one week on the University of Idaho campus to experience college life. This experience will focus on career readiness, job exploration, self-advocacy, independent living skills, and multiple opportunities for inclusion with student mentors.

Participants will:

  • Explore campus life for a 5 day, 5 night college experience that focuses on:
    • Career Readiness
    • Job Exploration
    • Self-Advocacy
    • Independent Living Skills


Applications are DUE by Friday, May 3, 2019 and are available online PDF . Or contact Dr. Andrew Scheef or Dr. Janice Carson at the Univerity of Idaho for more information.

See the 2019 Vandal Summer Academy brochure for details on the program.

Brochure cover of the Vandal Summer Academy.