Self-Advocacy: What to Expect in College

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

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In this workshop, participants will learn about the wide variety of college options available to students with disabilities. Representatives from various Wisconsin schools will discuss programs, accommodations. and campus life.  Students, family members and adults who support them are welcome to attend.

This is a free webinar-please join us no matter where you live in Wisconsin. Please contact Matthew Zellmer at with any questions. Registration link coming soon.


Matthew Zellmer is the Parent Services coordinator for WI FACETS, which oversees the help desk that provides quality special education support to families. He is also the Transition Coordinator under the Milwaukee Advocacy Grant, under which he co-organizes the summer Youth Leadership summit for high school students with disabilities and hosts other transition workshops for youth, families and professionals. Matthew earned his Master’s degree in communication and is a frequent presenter at statewide conferences.


Workshop Registration Form

Workshop Registration Form

Registration is required for all WI FACETS–sponsored workshops. You may use the form below to register or you may register by contacting Sandra McFarland at 877-374-0511. If you use the form, please make sure to include the title and date of the event you are registering for.

All WI FACETS-sponsored workshops are free.  Requests for any special accommodations must be made at least two weeks prior to the event. Please list any accommodations requested in the “Special Request” box below.