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Calling All Future Disney College Cast Members! Applications Open Soon

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 Mike and Jamie Sylvester

We are Disney nerds. Two kids at heart who love the magic and the memories of Walt Disney World! We follow all things Disney and have great experiences with Disney Vacation Club and runDisney events in particular. We enjoy the vacations, day trips, weekend getaways, and geek out over the planning of such events. From lodging to dining we have a spreadsheet for every occasion. Mike’s frivolous Disney goal is to acquire a magic band of every style while Jamie’s goal is to experience as many Disney desserts as possible. There isn’t a day that passes without some discussion of the master plan of our next trip to the happiest place on earth. Most people think we’re normal – until they travel to Disney with us. We have been married for 18 years and are blessed with a daughter and a son who have already learned the importance of planning ahead! As a family, we thoroughly enjoy the magic and the memories at Walt Disney World and are here to help others experience the magic as well.