Arrivals memories – #TBT to 2009

Whether it’s your first Disney College Program or your fourth, there’s one day that likely stands above the rest in terms of excitement and anticipation: your arrival day! Getting the [...]

Program Perspectives: Kent Phillips’ Disney journey

Every story has a beginning and Kent Phillips’ first chapter reads like a fairytale! From joining the opening day team at Magic Kingdom Park as a Jungle Cruise Skipper to [...]

Unforgettable program moments: Starlit Splash 2017

There’s not been a gathering like this in our lifetime! On May 1, Disney Internships and Programs took over Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park for a night of adventure at [...]

Live out your Disney fantasy with the perfect Disney bound

After spending the last 13 years as a Disney cast member, I have a confession to make…my ultimate Disney fantasy is to be a swashbuckling pirate and become part of [...]

Disney Professional Intern Spotlight: Diego, Horticulture

Meet one of the faces behind the beautiful topiaries at the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival. Diego attended the University of Alabama as a Biology major and dreamed of [...]

Creating What’s Next: Spring 2017 Campus Hackathons

Disney is home to hackers and tinkerers alike – employees who animate characters with algorithms and invent cinematic worlds with cutting-edge visual effects. That’s why it was only natural for [...]

A mom who completed the first College Program watches her daughter flourish on the program today

Elizabeth has a unique connection to the Disney College Program: Her mother, Stella, completed the first College Program offered. In 1981, Stella was a student at North Carolina State University, [...]

Cleanliness inspections – True or False?

The rumors are true, friends—cleanliness inspections are conducted on a regular basis here in Disney Housing. The purpose is not only to make sure your apartment is “show-ready,” especially since [...]

Building a stronger résumé – get involved!

Students often ask how they can best build experience that adds to their résumé value. One rewarding and potentially long-lasting option is to take part in your school’s various associations, [...]

Spotlight on Night of Stars – Spring 2017

On April 5, participants flocked to House of Blues Orlando at Disney Springs to watch their peers take the stage at our bi-annual talent competition, Night of Stars! With twenty-two [...]