Mansfield Hall is an innovative college support program and living and learning community for students with disabilities, who with additional individualized support, have the academic potential to be successful in college.

Mansfield Hall’s mission is to build a community that empowers and supports students with diverse learning needs to earn a college degree, develop authentic living skills, and create a meaningful life.

Mansfield Hall is designed to support students with social communication challenges, executive functioning deficits, ADHD, learning disabilities, Asperger’s Syndrome, nonverbal learning disabilities, and mild autism. If you, or your child, would like to learn more about how Mansfield Hall can support diverse learners move toward independence and college success, please review this site and call us to speak to an Admissions Representative.

Guiding Principles

We help students reach their true potential and realize their ultimate goals by developing a customized plan based on our four core approach:

Learning. Living. Giving. Engaging.

While learning at the local colleges, living in a supported and integrated environment, giving back to others, and engaging in the community, we believe that our students will be better prepared for, and more successful in, today’s world.


Mansfield Hall - Burlington, Vermont

Burlington, Vermont

Located on the shores of Beautiful Lake Champlain and home to numerous colleges and universities.

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Mansfield Hall - Madison

Madison, Wisconsin

A beautiful, thriving city full of educational and civic opportunities.

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From the Blog


Because We are All Family: Guaranteeing Paid Leave for New Parents at Mansfield Hall

New families and employees will often hear “Welcome to the Mansfield Family” on their first day. We don’t mean this lightly. Everything we do at Mansfield Hall is centered around building community. And, as most know, a tight community is no different than family. From our parents, to our students, our fellows, our staff, and even… Read more »

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What People Say

We are thoroughly impressed and deeply grateful for Mansfield Hall’s incredibly bright group of young professionals and their great understanding of how to empower our special young adults by allowing them enough room to grow through experiencing challenges and discovering solutions.

If you don’t have a community, you’ve got one here.

My son is developing real relationships with people in a way that I honestly wasn’t certain was going to happen.

People actually care for you and you have people who are trying to help you.

I have my whole life on a track that I’ve set up, that I definitely wouldn’t have had without Mansfield Hall.

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