Upcoming Career Events and Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP) WRP connects undergraduate, graduate students, and recent graduates with disabilities who are interested in paid internships and full-time opportunities to private sector employers and federal agencies. Applying, and interviewing, to WRP puts you in a database so that hiring departments and companies can select you for an interview. WRP registration for […]

May 19th is Global Accessibility Awareness Day!

Today, Thursday, May 19, 2022, is Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD). The purpose of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital access/inclusion and people with different disabilities. Our partners at the Office of Institutional Accessibility (OIA) and ADA Compliance office has shared some tips to ensure your digital products and services […]

Spoons and Coffee

Are you a graduate student with a disability and/or chronic illness? Spoon theory is a metaphor that is used to describe the amount of mental or physical energy a person has available for daily activities and tasks. Grad school is difficult on its own, and having a disability or chronic illness on top of that […]

Virtual Career Fair

This event is organized by the Disability:IN Inclusion Works Program. This virtual career fair is for Experienced Talent with Disabilities in STEM, Business, Customer Service, Finance and Sales. Register to meet with 30 participating companies for informational interviews and learn about the companies and their opportunities for employment. Companies such as Amazon, CVS Health, Google, […]

ASD Committee Movie Screen

In honor of neurodiversity month, the ASD committee is partnering with Late Night ‘SC to host a movie screening along with sensory based crafts and snacks! When: Thursday, April 14, 8pm PST Location: TCC 227 Additional Info: Doors open at 7pm Click here for the Autism Committee’s Movie Night Flyer Please RSVP with this link […]

Peer Mentorship Applications Open for Fall 2022

Applications for the OSAS Peer Mentorship Program: Balancing LIFE is now open! Balancing LIFE (Learning, Independence, Friendship, Empowerment) is a peer mentorship program housed under the USC Office of Student Accessibility Services aimed at enhancing the social experience, academic success, and sense of community among students registered with OSAS. Balancing LIFE starts every fall semester […]

Inclusive Learning Environments

Dear Students, The Provost’s Office is launching the Inclusive Learning Environment initiative, which will host a series of student focus groups that will inquire about inclusion and belonging in classroom settings. We have professional facilitators trained to lead discussion sessions and gather the perspectives and experiences of students across campus. There will be focus groups […]

KCLC: Managing Life and Academics with ADHD

KCLC presents Managing Life and Academics with ADHD is a skill-building and peer support group for USC students. This group is for students with ADHD looking to learn strategies to address common challenges while sharing experiences with other students with ADHD in a safe and supportive environment. Meetings begin Feb 7, 2022 from 4-5:30pm via […]

OSAS Testing Center Reminders for Fall 2021 Finals

Final Exams are less than one month away. Please take a moment to schedule your final exams today.   Students Approved for Extended Time – 1.5x ONLY Please make arrangements directly with your Instructors by Wednesday, December 1st. Students Located at the Health Science Campus (HSC) and/or Enrolled in an Online Program Please make arrangements […]

UCB Family Epilepsy Scholarship 2022

The UCB Family Epilepsy Scholarship Foundation has opened their 2022 application.  The program offers educational scholarships to people living with epilepsy, family members, and caregivers to help them fulfill their dreams. In 2022, UCB will award 30 scholarships of up to $5,000 and three scholarships of up to $10,000 to people living with epilepsy, their family […]