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Disney coming to HPU!

by Mohammed faisal, assoc. News editor


Every college student in some point of their school life has to do an internship towards his/her major. Imagine doing yours with one of the biggest companies in the worldóWalt Disney World, Florida. Every semester, Disney recruiters come to HPU and conduct presentations and interviews to recruit for the Walt Disney world college program. Here is your chance to follow your dreams and work at one of the most exciting companies in the world!

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Internships at Disney are a combination of education and work experience. One has a chance to develop skills in problem solving, communication, and relationship building. This program is open to all majors, and the positions available at Disney World include food and beverage, merchandise, entertainment (Character performer in a show or greeter), guest services, hospitality, front desk operations, vacation planning, and many more.

Disney also offers academic classes for which students can receive college credit. These include communication, hospitality, human resources, and organizational leadership. The teachers are top executives at Walt Disney World and the classes allow students to interact with each other and discuss their day-to-day experiences working at different locations.

Living at Disney is an experience in diversity and comfort. One has a chance to meet people from many different parts of the world. There are three housing complexes and the cost is deducted weekly from your paycheck determined by the option chosen. The apartments are fully furnished and every complex has its own swimming pool, tennis courts, basketball court, and gym. Students are given the best facilities while on the college program.

Students also have many privileges on the college program. As employees, they can enter the parks for free and get discounts on all merchandise and resorts. Employees can also get special Disney discounts at various locations in the city of Orlando.

The application process is simple. One has to attend the presentations conducted at each school and complete an online application form that needs to be bought to the interview sessions. For more information on the college program, visit




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