Career Resources

Student Disability Services and the Life Design Lab (formerly Career Center) are partnering to provide innovative resources and professional opportunities for students with disabilities. This page will be updated throughout the semester with current information about workshops, career opportunities, fellowships, internships and events.

Career Opportunities

Fellowships, Internships, and Events

  • Apply for an internship with the American Association of People with Disabilities. AAPD offers summer internships to undergraduate students with disabilities that aim to train the next generation’s leaders. More information about former interns and opportunities can be found AAPD Summer Internship Program page.
  • Apply for the Disability Rights Storytellers Fellowship. The Disability Rights Storytellers Fellowship managed by Rooted in Rights and AAPD provides the opportunity for individuals with disabilities to learn and apply skills in digital media storytelling and to connect with media professionals to prepare participants for advanced careers in media production, journalism, online advocacy, or digital design.
  • Participate in one of the many events hosted by Career Services.
  • Apply for the National Leadership Fellowship at RespectAbility. RespectAbility is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that advocates for disability rights. Every year, they host three rounds of interns to get experience in public policy, communication, and fundraising.