For three decades, The Threshold Program has offered young men and women with learning disabilities the opportunity to experience college life, study toward a major and become confident living independently.
The Threshold Program has long been committed to outreach and educating the public about the gifts and special needs of students with learning disabilities.
To learn more about the history of Threshold read "Threshold Then and Now: The Evolution of Lesley’s Transition Program for Young Adults with Disabilities". You can also download a copy from the Downloads Spotlight over to the right on this page.
"Over the past three decades the Threshold Program has remained true to its mission to help launch more than 600 hundred young adults with an array of learning disabilities to adulthood and independence."
- Jim Wilbur, Director of The Threshold Program
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800.999.1959, extension 8181
Office of Admissions/Threshold ProgramLesley University29 Everett StreetCambridge, Massachusetts 02138-2790
"Please accept my warmest welcome to the
Threshold and Lesley University community. I encourage you to come and
visit us at one of our monthly informational meetings during the school
year to gain a better understanding and appreciation for this unique
program."Jim Wilbur, Director of the Threshold Program