Currently, the population of students with learning disabilities is increasing in higher education institutions. Some think it is because of inclusion practices in the K-12 school system. Others think it is better teaching practices in the K-12 system or current laws, such as IDEA, that is making it possible.
This article I read in the US News in Education brings to light the fact that students with learning disabilities is a population that is no longer a stranger to the higher education system. Check it out, http://www.usnews.com/education/best-colleges/articles/2013/08/28/succeed-in-college-as-a-learning-disabled-student.