Welcome to the Regional Center for Learning Disabilities

Upcoming Information Sessions for Parents and Students

Throughout the year, the Regional Center for Learning Disabilities hosts one-hour sessions offering helpful information about its programs and application process.

Metropolitan Campus, Teaneck, NJ

Regional Center, Robison Hall, Fifth Floor
RSVP: Barbara Byrnes 201-692-2716 or bbyrnes@fdu.edu

  • Information Session, Wednesday, June 20 at 10 AM
  • Information Session, Wednesday, August 8 at 10 AM
  • Information Session, Wednesday, September 12 at 10 AM
  • Information Session, Thursday, September 20 * at 5:30 PM
    Note: This session will be held prior to the Bergen County College Fair. Please RSVP for the exact location.

Florham Campus, Madison, NJ

Sarah Sullivan Lounge, Hennessy Hall (The Mansion)
RSVP: Mary Hebert 973-443-8981 or hebert@fdu.edu

  • Information Session, Tuesday, June 12 at 10 AM
  • Information Session, Tuesday, August 7 at 10 AM
  • Information Session, Thursday, September 13 at 10 AM
  • Transition to College Workshop, Thursday, October 4 at 7:00 PM

Informative Downloads

Regional Center Application: Fillable Format

Center Overview

  • Comprehensive professional support at no cost to students with a language-based learning disability enrolled at both our Metropolitan and Florham campuses during their undergraduate career.
  • Structured plan of intensive academic support and counseling services tailored to the unique learning needs of each student.
  • Staffed by a Director, Learning Specialists with expertise in learning disabilities/content areas, and a Professional Counselor.
  • Typical freshman receives up to four support sessions a week per semester, sophomores three supports a semester, juniors and seniors one or two supports per semester.
  • A three-credit Metacognitive Strategies/Assistive Technology course taught by Regional Center staff and a half-hour counseling session each week.
  • A typical Regional Center ┬ástudent has an outstanding record of success and is an active participant in all areas of college life.

Contact Information

Metropolitan Campus (Teaneck)
Barbara A. Byrnes, MA, Director
bbyrnes@fdu.edu
201-692-2716

Florham Campus (Madison)
Mary Hebert, Director
hebert@fdu.edu
973-443-8981

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