Learning Disabilities College Tour

March 1–5, 2020
Don’t miss this opportunity! Virginia, District of Columbia, and Maryland colleges, including a postsecondary program, will be on the agenda. So far, these colleges are confirmed on the tour: American University, Catholic University of America, College Living Experience, George Mason University, McDaniel College, University of Maryland. More details will be posted here soon. Registration opens in January. Tour content subject to change.

IECA’s “Big 10” College Tour

March 30—April 3, 2020

Registration will open in January. This tour is a five-day tour and Day 2 (Tuesday) through Day 5 (Friday) must be completed in its entirety. Tour participants should plan to fly into Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport by Monday midday. Try to arrive by 3:00 p.m. to participate in Monday’s bonus event at College for Creative Studies. On Friday, please note that the bus will not return to the tour hotel in Madison, WI after the last campus visit at University of Wisconsin-Madison, but will depart directly for O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois. Friday flight departures from O’Hare International Airport should not be scheduled earlier than 5:30 p.m. Those wishing to depart from a different airport will need to make their own transportation arrangements from O’Hare International Airport. Note that this tour may involve 2 different airports (arrival to Detroit, Michigan and departure from Chicago, Illinois) and you will need to make reservations at 4 different hotels. The specific hotel information will be sent to registrants after you have registered.
Cost: $285

Please do not make travel or flight arrangements until you successfully complete your registration. We would not want anyone to incur additional expenses by having to change a flight or other travel arrangement.

Day 1: Monday
4:00 p.m.  Depart tour hotel in Detroit, Michigan
College for Creative Studies
8:45 p.m. Return to tour hotel in Detroit, Michigan

Day 2: Tuesday
7:15 a.m. Depart tour hotel in Detroit, Michigan
University of MichiganMichigan State University
6:30 p.m. Arrive at tour hotel in South Bend, Indiana

Day 3: Wednesday
8:45 a.m. Depart tour hotel in South Bend, Indiana
University of Notre Dame, Purdue University
8:00 p.m. Arrive at tour hotel in Bloomington, Indiana

Day 4: Thursday
8:15 a.m. Depart tour hotel in in Bloomington, Indiana
Indiana University Bloomington, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
9:30 p.m. Arrive at tour hotel in Madison, Wisconsin

Day 5: Friday
8:45 a.m. Depart tour hotel in Madison, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin-Madison
3:30 p.m. Arrive at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois

Tour content is subject to change

For itinerary questions, contact IECA’s College Committee, Tour Sub-Committee Chair. Louise Franklin.
For tour logistics questions, contact IECA’s Education Associate, Laurence Moses.