ACE-IT in College



Operating through a joint initiative with the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center at VCU, ACE-IT in College offers a five semester inclusive, on-campus college experience for young adults with intellectual disabilities, traumatic brain injuries, or autism. With the support of an education coach, ACE-IT in College students take VCU classes and participate in VCU activities.

Major Activities

  • Ensure that enrolled students participate in classes, internships, employment, service learning, and social experiences
  • Provide employment experiences to fulfill the goal that each student is competitive employment in an area in which the student is interested

Funding Source

  • U.S. Department of Education (joint program with VCU Rehabilitation Research and Training Center)