The Auburn University Education to Accomplish
Growth in Life Experiences for Success program, dubbed "EAGLES," is a
postsecondary program for students with intellectual disabilities.
EAGLES provides an opportunity for students with intellectual
disabilities to engage in a multi-year campus residential experience.
The program's goals are to:
- Increase independence
- Improve leadership and advocacy skills
- Prepare for employment
- Develop life skills (e.g., social, self-determination/awareness).
The program is part of the College of Education, Department of Special
Education, Rehabilitation, and Counseling, at the Auburn Transition
Leadership Institute, which specializes in programs for students with