So today I met up with a few other girls who are going on the program. We went to Sprinkles and I had this massive dessert in a jar thing which was very tasty and very filling! It was great meeting other people on the CEP as we could all get excited together! Hopefully we… Continue reading CEP Southampton Meet Up
So, although my program doesn’t start till the 5th June, I’m arriving in Orlando on the 3rd June. We were told that we have to check into our Disney housing before 3:00pm on the 5th and as most flights from the UK don’t land until after that time, we’d have to arrive at least one… Continue reading Plans for the first couple of days!!
Now once you get accepted onto the program, you’ll want to start thinking about flights. Unfortunately, Disney don’t reimburse you for any travel costs so you want to make sure you get it right! What was most difficult, was choosing when to come home and from which airport. On the J-1 Visa you get 30… Continue reading Flights!
So, when you get your Disney acceptance email, they tell you need to pay the program fees within 14 days of receiving the email. You pay these through Disney’s system called DROMS. Initially it wouldn’t let me pay my fees and I think a few people were having the same problem. But instead of trying… Continue reading Program Fees & Documents
So, after what felt like the longest wait ever I got this email on the 13th December 2016: I was sooooooo excited!!! I was really shocked and I was not expecting to hear that early as it was only a month since the final interview! I really couldn’t believe that I’d actually got on the… Continue reading Disney Program Acceptance
Hello everyone! I’m Johanna and I’m a 20 year old film studies student. I’m going to be working in Disney World in Florida for the summer of 2017 as part of the Disney Cultural Exchange Program!!!! The Disney World Cultural Exchange Program, is an international program by Disney where university students can spend their summer… Continue reading I’m going to work in Disney World!