EDGE at Union University

EDGE at Union University Newsletter

EDGE at Union University is a comprehensive program for highly motivated young adults who have a documented intellectual and/or developmental disability. Through receiving a Christ-centered Christian higher education, graduates are equipped with improved academic, social, communication, and job skills to that they may serve Church and society through their personal and vocational life.

Contact Jennifer A. Graves, Director
Email: jgraves@uu.edu
Phone: (731) 661-5382
Website: uu.edu/EDGE

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Program brochureEDGE at Union brochure
Number of students served per year22
Program length2 years
Year program started2015
Housing offerredYes
Students participate in internships and other career development opportunitiesYes
Provides access to typical college courses2 per semester
Offers courses just for students in the program2 per semester
Dually enrolled students (still in high school)No
Adult students (post high school)Yes
Program engages peer mentorsYes
Certified Comprehensive Transition ProgramYes