This handbook contains important information about all learners with autism spectrum disorders (ASD), pervasive development disorders (PDD) and pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified PDD-NOS . ASD, PDD and PDD-NOS are umbrella terms for all learners with a developmental brain disorder that may includes atypical behaviors of communication, social interaction, and repetitive actions.(2) The main goal of the handbook is to raise awareness, inform, and empower all individuals involved in the educational success of adult learners that may identify or show behaviors within the autism spectrum umbrella. This handbook will help colleges, universities and institution of higher education support students with autism spectrum disorders. The audiences that may benefit are: students, parents, staff, facility, administration and campus security. This handbook is formatted into five chapters with an extensive appendix.