Career Services

Disabilities

Students with Disabilities

As a student or alum with a disability, Career Services is available to assist you in thinking through the various factors involved as you search for a job or internship and pursue a career path. Career Services can assist you in articulating your skill areas, customizing your job search materials, and exploring careers and employers that may be a good match.

Below are helpful resources that may address questions you may have during your search.

Accommodations

Career Preparation Resources (Career planning resources and guidance by UW)

Employment

Disclosure (University of Minnesota)

Civil Rights

Networking with other professionals and employers

  • Create an account on LinkedIn and join groups such as the Minority Professional Network or Professionals with Disabilities
  • Attend career fairs and employer events on campus to network directly with potential employers
  • Utilize career advising to discuss career options, job search preparation, and self discernment
  • Connect with the Disabilities Services office

 

Explore these Resources

 

 Helpful websites for people with disabilities: