Day and Residential Programs
We offer both day and
Students who live within the communities served by our daily buses enroll as
day students. Students who live farther away may reside on campus Sunday evenings through mid-day on Fridays, when school is in session.
Bus transportation is available for both day and residential students. Transportation, housing,
and meals are all provided at no charge to families.
In most residential
halls, two to three students share a room. Each room is furnished with beds and
a separate closet and drawer space for each student. Bed linens and towels are
furnished, and students bring their own personal items and clothing. Students
may also bring games, cell phones, portable CD players, favorite toys, and family
students are assigned a buddy to help them with the transition to campus
housing, and parents are welcome to call or visit at any time. Parents are also
encouraged to attend special events, and overnight housing is available by contacting the School for the Blind’s administrative assistant 864-577-7604.
staff members carefully monitor the students at all times and assist them as
needed. Nurses and security officers are on duty 24
hours a day.