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Orientation . StART . Learning Disability Orientation 

Learning Disability Orientation

If you have a learning disability, please register here for our afternoon LD Orientation on Wednesday, August 19, 2015.

The LD Orientation precedes the orientation sponsored by the CIA's Office of Student Life and Housing. At our orientation, students and parents will meet the Learning Support Services Staff and learn about resources available to them at CIA. In addition, students and parents will meet individually with staff to arrange their accommodations.

Important Orientation Information 

  • The Learning Disability Orientation runs from 1-5pm on August 19th.
  • Parents are invited to attend the orientation with their students.
  • You must register for the Learning Disability Orientation separately from New Student Orientation. The deadline to register is August 14, 2015.
  • Please bring all relevant documentation (i.e. official diagnoses, test scores, etc.) to the orientation

Directions + Parking

Please park in the CIA parking lot at the Joseph McCullough building, located at 11610 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44106. View directions and our campus map

Questions or Concerns?

Please contact: 

Jill Milenski, Coordinator of Learning Support Services
216.421.7462 or 

Helen Sullivan, Assistant Coordinator of Learning Support Services
216.421.7428 or 


Click here to register for the Learning Disability Orientation.

Supplies for First Day of Class

Wondering what materials you might need for the first day of class? Be prepared and read our recommended list of art supplies.

Important Dates

May 1
- Submit your tuition deposit
- Submit your housing deposit and application

Mid May

-Online StART opens for incoming students.

June 1
- Sign and return housing contract
- Request final transcripts to be sent

August 20-22
Attend orientation

August 24
School starts

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