Center for Students with Disabilities

Opening Horizons

OPENING HORIZONS 2021 is virtual on April 29th!  Registration is open below.

Transitioning to College

Planning for the transition from high school to college is an exciting and sometimes confusing time. There are so many things to consider and make decisions on. The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Center for Students with Disabilities sponsors the annual Opening Horizons conference. This event targets students, parents, teachers and other interested individuals to explore the many aspects related to the post-secondary setting for students with disabilities. The conference will provide the participants with an opportunity to hear from a variety of presenters and gather information from on and off campus resources.

Target Audience

The target audience for this conference is current high school juniors and seniors, their parents, teachers and other interested individuals. Other high school students are also welcome to attend.

Cost and Registration

There is no cost to attend the event, but pre-registration is required.  Opening Horizons 2021 is scheduled for April 29th.

Registration for Virtual Opening Horizons 2021 is open!  The schedule for 2021 is below, as well as presentations from last year.


Contact the Center for Students with Disabilities (262) 472-4711 for further information