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Most prospective college students, whether they have albinism or not, are bursting with questions. In addition to selecting a school, fine-tuning an application, preparing for entrance exams, choosing a major, planning for financial aid, and finding a quasi-normal roommate, students with albinism can face some unique challenges.

College can be an opportunity to find your identity, explore subjects you’re passionate about, and establish lifelong friendships. As you take a huge step toward independence, you will be expected to keep up with the academic demands of college, and you may also need to find ways to take care of other everyday tasks, like doing your own laundry and grocery shopping.

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Alex’s College Tips by Alex Carrillo

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