Fast Fact #3

Beyond the Label of Autism Spectrum Disorder

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) describes a set of behaviors associated with specific differences in how one’s brain perceives and processes environmental input. It is a “spectrum condition” that affects individuals differently and to varying degrees.

All of the 618 students participating in our study identified with at least one Autism-related characteristic.

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The College Autism Network (CAN) is a nonprofit organization run almost entirely by dedicated professionals and students who volunteer their time, resources, and expertise to support college success for students with autism.

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