Assessing a School? Questions to Ask

Consider these questions in your search for the ideal school.


Filed Under: ADHD and College

Whether or not you opt to disclose your ADHD or LD status, use the following questions to determine whether a school is a good match for you:

  • How many students attending this college currently receive academic services?
  • What are the majors of students with learning disabilities or ADD?
  • What types of accommodations are provided to students with learning disabilities or ADD?
  • Will this college require documentation of learning disabilities?
  • Is the confidentiality of each applicant's records guaranteed?
  • Does this college hire specially trained staff who understand the academic needs of students with ADHD or learning disabilities?
  • What is the total tuition fee? Does this college charge additional fees for learning disabilities-related accommodative services?

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