RISE Center Participates in Lamar Access Transition Fair

Lamar University  hosted an Access Transition Fair on Thursday, April 6, 2017. The Transition Fair is designed to educate students with disabilities that are transitioning from high school, to post-secondary education. The turn-out exceeded expectations and RISE, as always, was more than thrilled to take part! Check out all the fun! RISE looks forward to… Read More RISE Center Participates in Lamar Access Transition Fair

Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities

In 2011, 11% of all students enrolled in higher education reported having a disability, and this growing number indicates that more students with disabilities are enrolling than ever before.  While this is cause for celebration, these students face additional financial challenges in achieving their educational goals.To address these needs, AffordableColleges.com have created a guide to financial aid… Read More Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities

RISE Attended the Lamar University Access Transition Fair. Did You?

RISE Center was invited to attend the Lamar University Disability Resource Center Access Transition Fair for students with disabilities. The Fair is designed to assist students who are transitioning from High School to Post-Secondary Education (College, Skills Training), and/or Work. The Fair was a great success and had a multitude of vendors with great information for… Read More RISE Attended the Lamar University Access Transition Fair. Did You?

Are You Gearing Up for College? Here Are Some Things You Might Need to Know…

  Getting ready to send your student off to college, or even preparing to go yourself, can be overwhelming! To help navigate the process, we’ve created a place where you can get important information on the topics that are most necessary to going to college, and we’re also going to tell you why these places are… Read More Are You Gearing Up for College? Here Are Some Things You Might Need to Know…