ASD Transition Day


This is an information day for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD's) or a Non-Verbal Learning Disability (NVLD's) and their families.  It is intended for students who are in grades 10, 11 or 12 and are planning to attend a post-secondary institution (university or college).  The ASD Transition Day will be offered in December and late April .  The date of the April workshop will be posted in early November.

Tuesday,  December 5, 2017
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (registration will open at 9:00 a.m.)
at York University's Keele Campus
Registration in this session will close on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 (or when the maximum number of participants is reached).

Topics to be discussed include:

  • transition realities for students and their families
  • accessing support systems at university/college
  • strategies for academic success
  • social life at university/college
  • nurturing independence

At times, students will attend information sessions apart from their teachers and parents (or other support persons).  Information about how the day will be structured and the sessions that will be offered is available from this ASD Transition Day Agenda.

Please note that registration is limited and spots will be filled on a first come, first placed basis.  To register, please fill out our ASD Transition Day Registration Form.  There is a registration fee of $25 for each person attending (student, teacher, parent or other support person).  Payment must be made via cheque or money order and received by Tuesday, November 28th.

Cheques or money orders should be made payable to York University.

Please mail to:

Learning Disability Services,  ASD Transition Day
York University,
W128 BCSS,
4700 Keele Street,
Toronto, Ontario, M3J 1P3

No refunds will be issued once cheques are received.

To learn about other supports for students with ASD's, visit our  Programs for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders page.