Will I be able to go away for college?
Yes, you absolutely can. But it will take some planning to make sure that the transition is as smooth as possible.
In addition to considering your course of study, you should also consider the needs of managing your IBD in college. IBD can create unique challenges in planning for and adjusting to college life.
There are some common challenges that people with IBD work through or experience in getting ready for and transitioning to college. We have created a guide that will help you start thinking through some of those challenges.