Application Materials

KU TPE requires all applicants to submit an online application and additional accompanying materials.
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1. Download the application planning document

Because you must complete the online application at one sitting, it is important to do some preparation. Download the document below to collected all of the necessary materials and follow the specific instructions to apply.

Transition to Post Secondary Education Certificate – How to apply – 2024 (pdf)

2. Three reference letters

Upload three letters of reference to the application using each specific reference form.

3. Transcripts from any college or postsecondary training program

Copies of your official transcripts are fine.

4. Complete and submit the KU TPE online application

​​Please note once the application has been started it cannot be saved and completed at a later time. The application must be completed in its entirety at one time. A link to the application will be available here when applications are being accepted.

Email us at the address on our contact KU TPE page to let us know you applied to KU. This will help us make sure we have your materials.

5. Documentation of intellectual disability

Documentation of intellectual disability should be emailed or mailed to the Program Coordinator, and should include at least one from the list below. 

  • IEP
  • Physician's documentation
  • Social Security Administration documentation
  • Psychological or Neuropsychological Evaluation Summary
  • Comprehensive Evaluation Summary
  • Vocational rehabilitation documentation

KU TPE staff can review documentation prior to applying. Contact KU TPE.