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The College STAR Student Support Network Virtual Conference & Workshop

The College STAR Network is gearing up to host its 3rd Annual Student Success Conference! This year, our virtual conference will be held on Thursday, October 27th, 2022. In addition to our virtual conference, College STAR is also offering a 5-week Virtual Workshop Series for students, parents, and families from October 27th-November 25th, 2022. Please be sure to save the date!

Heading: College STAR Conference vs. Workshop Comparison Table

Column 1, Row 1 (Column Heading): College STAR Professional Conference

Column 1, Row 2: Access to all conference & workshop materials

Column 1, Row 3: One-day Conference

Column 1, Row 4: Professionals may receive CEU credit

Column 1, Row 5: Access to recorded sessions after the conference

Column 1, Row 6: Learn about various support programs in higher education for students with disabilities

Column 2, Row 1 (Column Heading): College STAR Student & Family Workshop

Column 2, Row 2: Access to transition toolkit/curriculum & all workshop materials

Column 2, Row 3: Five (5) week workshop series

Column 2, Row 4: Access to live recorded sessions

Column 2, Row 5: Opportunities to connect with other students & families while engaging with professionals

Column 2, Row 6: Learn about various support programs in higher education for students with disabilities

Pre-Registration

As you may know, our network seeks to provide connections and resources to make college campuses more welcoming environments for students with learning and attention differences.  The College STAR Virtual Conference and Workshop Series: Preparing students who learn differently for college success, is designed for students, families, and professionals seeking meaningful resources and information about transition and access to higher education for students with diverse learning profiles. The mission of this conference and workshop series is to provide tools and resources for students with learning and attention differences and assist participants in identifying best practices when conducting the transition from high school to college. Pre-registration is open, click the link below!

Pre-registration is now open for the 2022 College STAR Virtual Conference & Workshop!

Conference at a Glance

This year, we are hosting our third virtual conference on Thursday, Oct. 27th. The 5-week Virtual Workshop Series for students, parents, and families will run from October 27th through November 25th, 2022. Topics of interest include:  

  • Types of college settings 
  • Differences between high school and college 
  • Common college resources and departments 
  • Successful habits and behaviors for college student success

2021 Virtual Conference

The second annual was held on October 26 & 27, 2021. All materials from the 2021 Virtual Conference have been archived for your convenience.

2020 Virtual Conference

The Inaugural Virtual Conference was held on October 27, 2020. Professionals from across the country assembled to inform participants about topics such as: accessibility services and accommodations, developing a college-level learning and support profile for individual students based on the student’s strengths and anticipated needs, and the identification of ‘right fit’ student support programs based on these needs. The mission of this conference was to provide tools and resources for students with learning and attention differences and assist participants in identifying best practices when conducting the transition from high school to college. All materials from the 2020 Virtual Conference have been archived for your convenience.