Financial aid for disabled students
U.S. Department of Education

Financial aid for disabled students

What kind of financial help is available for disabled students to attend college?

Most of the funds available are those that all students are eligible to apply for through the  However, the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services provides some limited resources for students with disabilities:

Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) helps individuals with disabilities obtain gainful employment commensurate with their abilities and capabilities through local job searches and awareness of self-employment and telecommuting opportunities.

You may also find additional resources for disabled students, including financial aid opportunities, at


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  • Topic #: 28022-565
  • Date Created: 12/31/2012
  • Last Modified Since: 09/14/2016
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