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Path to Independence UNR


  • An inclusive, two-year, non-degree certificate program offering a college experience to students with intellectual disabilities.
  • a collaborative effort of UNR's Nevada Center for Excellence in Disabilities (NCED), the University of Nevada Reno Extended Studies Department, (UNR), Sierra Regional Center (SRC), the Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living (NNCIL), and the Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation (BVR). 
  • Each student and their invited guests participate in Person Centered Planning (PCP) each semester.  The results of the plan determines the level and direction of academic involvement.  The STAR (Students Transitioning to Adult Roles) planning process is used, which includes the areas of Academic Enrichment, Independent Living, Self-Determination, Campus & Community Engagement, and Career Development & Employment. 

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