TOPS Program

Transition Services

257 McCampbell Hall
1581 Dodd Drive
Columbus, OH 43210

(T) 614-685-3185
(F) 614-366-6373

Program Director/Principal Investigator: Margaretha Izzo, Ph.D.

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Transtion. Success. Independence.

The TOPS Program at The Ohio State University Nisonger Center offers individuals ages 18 and older with intellectual and developmental disabilities an unique opportunity to engage in Ohio State academic coursework and work experiences while developing independent living skills and participating in campus and community organizations, social activities, and events.

Please use the links to the left to find out more about the TOPS program.

Upcoming Events


The next TOPS Information Session is scheduled for November 13th, 2015. Please view the invitation flyer for more information.

Parents: There is an upcoming workshop opportunity cover the role of OOD (Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities) in postsecondary settings. Please view the invitation flyer for more information.

TOPS accepts applications year-round. Please download and complete the TOPS Application, and return it to Shannon Prince, Program Assistant.

OSU Students: learn more about service learning/internship opportunities with the TOPS program and how to apply by visiting the Volunteer Information page.