Argos for Autism

The Argos for Autism Program (AAP) is a Beyond Access service offered by the Student Disability Resource Center that provides academic, social, life skills, and career planning support to students with autism who attend the University of West Florida.

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Our mission is to provide the highest level of support to college students with autism in a program that equally emphasizes academic and social competency. The goal of the AAP is to enhance the college experience of currently enrolled UWF students with autism while also serving as a platform for social involvement in extracurricular activities. AAP partners with Career Services, Counseling & Psychological Services, Wellness Services, Housing and Residence Life and various other departments on campus to provide programs and support in the following areas:

Academic Support

  • Individual Academic Coaching
  • Academic Skills Training
  • Executive Functioning Strategies
  • Academic Accommodations

Social and Community Skills

  • Campus and Community Events/Activities
  • Interpersonal Skills Training
  • Recreational Activities
  • Relationship Development

Transition and Life Skills

  • Community Living
  • Health and Wellness
  • Self-Advocacy
  • Independent Living Skills
  • Budget Management
  • Stress and Anxiety Management

Career Preparation

  • Career Planning
  • Interviewing Skills
  • Career Coaching
  • Resume Writing
  • Experiential Learning
  • Mock Interviews

For additional information, please contact SDRC at (850) 474-2387 or or stop by our offices in Building 19, Room 100D