Calling All Future Disney College Cast Members! Applications Open Soon

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Do you have the magic within you to become a Walt Disney World Resort Cast Member through the Disney College Program? The Disney College Program offers a unique living and working environment with participants from all over the world. Gain on-the-job experience with Disney’s world-renowned company, providing unique Disney Program learning experiences, all while preparing for your future, building transferable skills, including networking, problem-solving, teamwork, and effective communication. From company sponsored housing to making friends, skills learning, and more – it’s the dream way to experience growth for any hardcore Disney fan. And now, Disney College Program participant applications are opening SOON!

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Disney Programs took to Twitter to announce the internship possibility for interested students: “Are you ready for a celebration 50 years in the making? Are you ready to be part of the magic of #DisneyWorld50? We’re excited to tell you that the #DisneyCollegeProgram application will be live soon! Stay tuned!”

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Want to know if you’re eligible? Disney has noted that a student must be currently enrolled and taking classes at an accredited program or institution and have completed at least one semester or be a recent graduate within 24 months of the application posting date. Opportunities are only available to students attending school in the United States and Puerto Rico. The college student must also meet the following criteria to be considered for the professional internship:

  • Be at least 18 years of age at the time of application.
  • Possess unrestricted US work authorization
  • Meet any individual school requirements (GPA, grade level, etc.), if applicable
  • Former Disney College Program participants must wait four months after their last departure date before applying.

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Ready for the opportunity to work at a Disney Park? To learn more about the Disney College Program, visit their website here. You can also sign up to join their email list to stay updated on when the Disney College Program application process officially opens. Best of luck, Disney fans (AKA future Cast Members!).

About Jamie Sylvester

I'm a Disney nerd! A kid at heart who loves the magic and memories of Walt Disney World. I follow all things Disney and enjoy the vacations, day trips, weekend getaways, and geek out over the planning of such events. My goal is to experience as many Disney desserts and cocktails as possible! Married to another Disney nerd and blessed with a daughter and son, we thoroughly enjoy the magic at Disney and are here to help others experience the magic as well.