SAS and Career Services
Student Accessibility Services and Career Services are partners in promoting career readiness and diversity in hiring for students with disabilities. We encourage all UCF students to reach out to resources and opportunities available through Handshake.
Our mission is to promote disability hiring and workplace accommodations for students entering into the working world. To help with this transition, we have resources available below and are also able collaborate to assist with your career preparation.
Are you a student or recent graduate with a disability seeking employment?
The WRP is a recruitment program for students and recent graduates with disabilities and serves as a primary pipeline for bringing new talent into the federal government. Participating in the WRP is an excellent way to:
- Find an internship or permanent position at federal agencies
- Explore careers in the federal service
- Gain interviewing experience
Registration is now closed. Applications will open again in August 2023. Visit WRP.gov.
Questions? Contact Melissa.Lesnewski@ucf.edu or call 407-823-2372.
Emily.Flositz@ucf.edu is an Assistant Director of Career Development with Career Services. She has been in career services for nearly 10 years, having previously worked at Seminole State College and interned at the University of South Florida.
Melissa.Lesnewski@ucf.edu is an Accessibility Consultant with Student Accessibility Services and enjoys meeting with students to help in removing barriers and to provide an accessible environment.