special education

First cohort to complete unique interdisciplinary special education program

The program prepares teachers of students with visual impairments alongside school psychologists.

U faculty member recognized for contributions to kids’ health

Wesley Wilson wins award and research fellowship from physical education society

Humans of the U: Stephanie Morgan

“The Educational Leadership and Policy graduate program has helped me to be a better leader. I have learned to unite others with a shared vision and how to shape and support a team culture.”

U to train adapted physical education and speech-language pathology professionals with $1M grant

U.S. Department of Education grant funds interdisciplinary training for professionals who support children experiencing disability.

$1M grant helps U prepare teachers and therapists in deafblindness education

Special education teachers and occupational therapists will learn together how to meet deafblind students’ needs.


Our mission is to help our students learn how to transition into society and to educate our community on how to work, communicate and socialize with individuals with disabilities.


Grad student Paige Furbush found her way to a career in special education via Washington D.C.