• Cane work in room 4010
  • blindfolded students
  • Two men using a text enlarging machine.
  • mobility training

WMU’s orientation and mobility personnel preparation program is the longest-running program of its kind in the U.S. Over the past 58 years, in close collaboration with state vocational rehabilitation agencies, our program has been the nation’s largest preparer of orientation and mobility specialists.

We welcome you to explore studies in this exciting field that promotes productive and independent lifestyles and helps:

  • Adults and children to travel independently around the house and around the world.
  • Adults to gain skills to compete for professional positions.
  • Children to succeed in educational programs and learn academic curriculum and expanded core curriculum skills.
  • Adults and children to gain proficiency in using modern assistive technologies.