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Welcome to the Disney Internships & Programs Blog, the official blog for the Disney College Program, International Programs, Disney Culinary Program and Professional Internships. Here you will find the latest, official updates on what’s going on inside our programs, including advice, interviews, fun facts and more. Be sure to check back often, and feel free to join the conversation!

30 June 2015 0 Comments

Going Above and Beyond – Daniele, Cultural Representative

  Disney International Programs are more than just a work experience. This “rewarding adventure that could change your life” offers a lifestyle filled with living, learning and earning. Recently, we spoke with one of our Italian Cultural Representative Program participants, Daniele. Daniele has been working in the Italy pavilion in Epcot since August 2014. During […]

29 June 2015 0 Comments

Disneyland Resort Participants live out a Dream and see Where Disney Attractions Come to Life

  When you visit the Disneyland Resort and walk through the theme parks, you can’t help but notice the innovation, creativity and attention to detail that was put into everything. But have you ever wondered, who comes up with all of these incredible experiences? As a Disney College Program participant in California, I recently had […]

23 June 2015 0 Comments

How To Stand Out From The Rest: Applying for a Disney Professional Internship

It’s the time of the year we’ve all been waiting on… it’s time to apply for a Disney Professional Internship! The jitters in your stomach tell you that you’re nervous and you feel excitement throughout your body because you know this could change your life. Here are the top 5 ways that’ll make you stand […]

3 June 2015 4 Comments

My Disney Story: Emily, Retail Guest Service Manager, Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park

  My first semester of college was one of the most nerve-wrecking experiences I have ever had until I was told about the Disney College Program. As I was walking around campus one day, I noticed a Disney College Program information table covered in posters. The Disney Campus Representatives explained to me about the internship […]

2 June 2015 0 Comments

A Guide to Networking

What is Networking? Have you networked lately? What exactly is networking anyway? During my Disney College Program I attended the Networking 101 Workshop and recently spoke to one of the facilitators to develop a better understanding of this popular buzz word. According to David, a Disney cast member of 20 years who currently facilitates Disney’s […]

29 May 2015 0 Comments

Italy’s Liberation Day Celebration at Walt Disney World Resort

  On Thursday, April 23, members of our team, as well as two of our Disney International Participants, had the pleasure to participate in the celebration of Italy’s Liberation Day. Brandon and Jonathan wore Italy t-shirts and were partnered with Celeste and Daniele from the Italian Pavilion, in order to present this event to our […]

25 May 2015 0 Comments

Disney College Program Participants Help Set a New World Record

  The Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration is underway and here in California, we’re celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Disneyland Resort! California-based Disney College Program participants are enjoying the excitement and the opportunity to be part of this extraordinary celebration, but the fun doesn’t stop there. Our weekly special events are giving the participants the […]

15 May 2015 0 Comments

Disney College Program Spotlight:
Jess, Attractions

  While attending school at Rollins College in Winter Garden, FL, Communication Studies student Jess decided that it was time to continue pursuing one of her lifelong dreams of working for The Walt Disney Company, but this time, on the opposite coast. She started her journey on the Disney College Program at the Walt Disney […]

14 May 2015 0 Comments

My Disney Journey- Andrew, Disney Campus Recruitment Professional Intern

  When I entered my freshmen year of college, I had no idea what the Disney College Program was about or what it had to offer. It wasn’t until my second semester of college when my supervisor, who was also a Disney Campus Representative, encouraged me to pursue an internship with Disney. I was excited […]

12 May 2015 6 Comments

Heroes in Plaid – Ayaka

  The Disney International Programs’ website welcomes its visitors with the statement, “A world of experience awaits you.” This experience translates into countless situations, and the valuable skills that participants learn on our programs do not only benefit the individuals themselves, but also the individuals they come in to contact with. This was just the […]