Students with Disabilities

Information and resources for Students with Disabilities.

Searching for a job or internship is challenging and time-consuming, however, knowing the resources and organizations that can assist you through the process can help reduce stress and make the process a little easier. As a student with a disability, there are a variety of resources, tools and organizations which can be of assistance. The Career Center is one of those resources and can assist you with strategizing your search, sharing your story and guiding you through the application process!

Below are some resources to assist with disclosing, the job/internship search, and educational resources regarding your rights as a job/internship seeker.

We hope to continue to add resources that might be helpful and if you find something valuable, please share it with us by using the Guest login (top right of Duke Hub).

The class of 2022 is being presented with the most open jobs in history. But they aren’t the jobs Gen Zers want.

“Recent hiring projections from the National Association of Colleges and Employers indicate that employers are planning to hire 31.6% more new graduates than last year. But there’s a potential mismatch between the jobs that new grads want and the ones that …

By Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him)
Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him) Career Advisor, Discovery & Exploration Career Community
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Read to Succeed: 14 Books to Jump-Start Your Professional Development

The summer is an opportune time to unwind from the demands of the academic year and make room for new opportunities and experiences to expand self-knowledge around future career possibilities. In addition to traditional means for occupational experimentation, reading up …

By Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him)
Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him) Career Advisor, Discovery & Exploration Career Community
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Work-Life Balance Vs. Work-Life Integration—Which Holds More Benefits?

“The purpose of choosing [work-life balance vs. work-life integration] is to find a sense of harmony [between your work and your life]. Whichever option you choose, remember that the purpose is to help you lower stress, become more efficient, and …

By Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him)
Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him) Career Advisor, Discovery & Exploration Career Community
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The Power of Daily Affirmations For Professional Development And Confidence (With 10 Examples)

Fostering a sense of confidence in ourselves and our ability to persist and perform within the realm of professional roles and industry contexts is critical. Here in the Career Center we continuously believe in utilizing our counselling and advisory work …

By Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him)
Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him) Career Advisor, Discovery & Exploration Career Community
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How to Stay Motivated – Or Make Peace Without It

“Research offers many small strategies to keep motivation high despite situational challenges. Research has shown that just getting started can often bring motivation, highlighting how many times people aren’t motivated, but then start on a task anyway and begin to feel excited …

By Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him)
Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him) Career Advisor, Discovery & Exploration Career Community
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