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By Haley Moss

How are you aware which university is true for you? What occurs if you happen to don't get on together with your roommate? And what on the earth is the Greek method all approximately? As a college scholar with High-Functioning Autism, Haley Moss deals crucial suggestions and recommendation during this insider's consultant to surviving the Freshman 12 months of school. Chatty, sincere and entire of truly important details, Haley's first-hand account of the varsity event covers every little thing scholars with Autism Spectrum problems want to know. She takes you thru preparing for faculty, dorm lifestyles and residing clear of mom and dad, what to anticipate from sessions, professors and tests, and the way to manage in new social occasions and make neighbors. This e-book is a must-read for all scholars at the autism spectrum who're approximately to start their first 12 months of faculty, mom and dad and academics who're aiding them organize, and school college and employees.

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Being far away from home also limits how often you will come home. Typically, students whose families live far away only go home at Thanksgiving, Christmas, Spring Break and summertime. If you go to school very close to home, you could commute and live at home, or still live away and come home often. It is up to you and your comfort level as well as your family to decide how far you ideally would like to be. If you live away from home, you may also have a roommate in a dorm room or an apartment, depending on where you are.

I was moments away from Dan Marino introducing me as the Samsung Teen Hero honoree. I was even several more moments away from delivering an 29 A FRESHMAN SURVIVAL GUIDE FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS acceptance speech to the crowd of 800. ” I was diagnosed with high-functioning autism at the age of three. It was never really something I planned to “come out” with to my friends, my peers, or even the general public. Simply put, my passion for helping others was purely accidental.

Orientation at my college was a two-day, very social event where we had to stay in the dorms overnight. I was stuck in a triple room with two girls who were already best friends. It was very uncomfortable for me, and I got my parents to pick me up and take me back to their hotel room. During the day, we were divided into small groups to learn about the university and what it had to offer. We learned about all the different departments that offered specific majors, and about issues that commonly affected college students as well as resources to help us.

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