WELCOME!

Project F.O.C.U.S. (Forming Occupational and Community Understanding for Success)  is a 2 year post-secondary education program for young adults with intellectual/developmental disability. F.O.C.U.S. uses the principles of the Universal Design for Learning and Person Centered planning to provide a 100% inclusive program that helps college students achieve current and future academic, independent living, and employment goals.

WE ARE:

100% Inclusive. 100% UNLV Rebels.
DIFFERENT. DARING. DIVERSE.

 

 

MISSION STATEMENT

The purpose of  F.O.C.U.S. is to provide an inclusive, accessible, and productive career education program for college aged students with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities in the Las Vegas valley that promotes self-determination, community engagement and partnerships, job readiness and transitions to adulthood through person-centered planning, inclusive teaching, evidence-based research, and positive behavior supports.


ANNOUNCEMENTS & UPCOMING EVENTS:

Want to become a Rebel?

Applications for the 21-22 academic year are open! All applications are due by Thursday, April 1st 2021. Please see our admissions page for more information.

 


 

We are thrilled to announce that Project F.O.C.U.S. at UNLV has recently been approved as a Comprehensive Transition Program by the U.S. Department of Education. We are now one of 75  approved programs in the nation.
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