The Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability

Welcome to the website for AHEAD's Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability (JPED). As the official journal of the Association on Higher Education And Disability, the JPED serves as a resource to our members and other professionals dedicated to the advancement of full participation in higher education for persons with disabilities. The Journal is the leading forum for scholarship in the field of postsecondary disability support services.

A refereed journal, the JPED has been published for nearly 20 years, bringing to the field scholarly publications on a variety of related topics that emphasize research, issues, and trends related to the theory and practice of postsecondary disability services. For questions, e-mail JPED Executive Editor, Roger Wessel at

Members of AHEAD receive a free electronic subscription to the JPED (PDF, Word, DAISY, & MP3). An annual subscription for hard copies is $50 (sign up via membership form or by calling AHEAD). A limited number of selected print back issues can be ordered from AHEAD for $20.00 each.

Below you will find full text electronic versions of the JPED by issues. JPED is searchable through ERIC online and libraries that subscribe to the EBSCO "Education Research Complete" database.

In AHEAD's ongoing effort to provide a model for accessibility and reader-choice; we are pleased to provide alternative formats (DAISY, MP3, Text only, and PDF) since Volume 24, Issue 1 until our current issue of JPED. As the provision of multiple accessible formats is an ongoing effort; the editorial and production staffs of this publication look forward to receiving your feedback and suggestions regarding these forms of electronic media. Please feel welcome to send your feedback to

Archived Issues

Volume 29

Volume 28

Volume 27

Volume 26

Volume 25

Volume 24

Volume 23

Volume 22

Volume 21

Volume 20

Volume 19

Volume 18

Volume 17

Volume 16

Volume 15

Volume 14

Volume 13

Volume 12

Volume 11

Volume 10

Volume 9