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Career Development Center

» Specialized Career Resources for People with Disabilities

Under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), disabilities are impairments that substantially limit one or more major life activities include learning, thinking, speaking, concentrating, performing manual tasks, interacting with others, and/or working. Some disabilities may not be apparent—those are hidden disabilities.  If you require the services of Chapman University the first tab is the first step to knowledge awareness.  The second tab is designed more for online job and career resources.

+ - On-Campus Resources

Disability Services

Approves and coordinates accommodations and services for students with disabilities at Chapman to help students acquire skills essential to achieve academic and personal success.

Policy Statement for Students with Disabilities

Resources for Students with Disabilities

Accommodations, accessible entrances, and additional campus resources

School of Law: Information & Services https://www.chapman.edu/law/_files/admission/disabilities-statement.pdf

Accommodated Testing http://www.chapman.edu/students/academic-resources/tutoring-center/accommodated-testing.aspx

Diversity & Inclusion at Chapman http://www.chapman.edu/diversity/index.aspx

Chapman University is deeply committed to enriching diversity and inclusion through on-going efforts to cultivate a welcoming campus climate for all members of the Chapman community.

 

Diversity & Cultural Clubs on Campus/Spiritual & Religious Organizations http://www.chapman.edu/diversity/resources/clubs-and-organizations.aspx

Chapman celebrates and teaches diversity through academic coursework, events, speakers, student clubs, and workshops.

+ - Additional Online Resources

American Foundation for the Blind http://www.afb.org/info/living-with-vision-loss/for-job-seekers/12

Expanding possibilities and job seeking for people with vision loss

 

Deaf Linx http://www.deaflinx.com/

Fighting Audism through empowerment and education

 

Disability.gov https://www.disability.gov/

U.S. federal government website for info on disability programs and services nationwide

 

disABLEDperson.com https://www.disabledperson.com/

A premier Job Board for People with Disabilities since 2002.

 

Ask Earn http://askearn.org/

Resources to help employers recruit, hire, retain and advance individuals with disabilities.

 

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) http://www.aaas.org/program/entrypoint

Offers students with disabilities outstanding internship opportunities in science, engineering, mathematics, computer science, and some fields of business

 

Gettinghired.com http://www.gettinghired.com/

Empowering individuals & veterans with disabilities

 

Job Accommodation Network http://askjan.org/

Information on job accommodations, self-employment and small business opportunities.

 

National Business & Disability Council http://www.viscardicenter.org/services/nbdc/

Comprehensive resource for disability employment and job seekers

 

American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) http://www.aapd.com/our-focus/employment/

Largest national nonprofit cross-disability member organization in the United States, dedicated to ensuring economic self-sufficiency and political empowerment for the more than 50 million Americans with disabilities