What is ACED?
Education for Persons with
offers adults the opportunity to attend non-credit classes in an
educational and social
environment. The ACED
program is designed to
living skills and provide life-enhancing
offered by the UMKC
Institute for Human Development,
a University Center for Excellence in
Developmental Disabilities, Avila University and Graceland University, with funding from the
Developmental Disability Services of Jackson County~EITAS. To
print off the ACED brochure,
If you have
never attended ACED
classes, return the registration
form with your fees to the appropriate campus and call the ACED
office in which you are enrolling to schedule an interview. ALL
interviews must be conducted before the first day of
classes, return the registration form
your fees to the appropriate campus.
refer to the Spring 2016 Class Catalogue for fees.
withdraw from class one week before classes begin, a refund will be
given. Refunds will be given if a class is cancelled or
closed. To withdraw from a class, please call the campus at
you are enrolled.
your responsibility to come to class and be on time.
may lead to dismissal.
Call the appropriate
(UMKC), Nancy 816-235-5678 (Avila University and Graceland University). Students with speech or
hearing impairments can contact UMKC using Relay Missouri,
1-800-735-2466 (voice) or 1-800-735-2966 (TT).
is important for students, parents
and/or service providers to keep up on important class
Please read our updates for 2016, click here.
classes are cancelled due to inclement
weather, a recorded message will be on the voice mail at your
campus. Please call after 7a.m. on the day of the class to
confirm the status of your classes.
must be at least 16 years of age and
a Jackson County resident to participate.
required. Walk-in registrations will not be
offerings are on a first-come, first-served basis.
is limited. Please return registration form early.
enrollment is required to offer a class. Don't forget to send a
check or money order
by mail. Your check for payment will be processed the first
after classes begin.
on-line, go to the Online
print out the registration form
and mail it in, click on Printable
You must have Adobe Reader to
access the Printable Registration Form. You can download it by clicking
on this button,
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