What is CUNY LEADS?

CUNY LEADS is a unique academic and career program for students with disabilities at the City University of New York. This exciting program is free of charge for all eligible candidates and available on all CUNY campuses. Learn more

What services can LEADS provide?

For Students

If eligible, LEADS can assist with the following services:

  • Career and academic guidance and skills for job search and retention
  • Enhanced employment opportunities
  • Referral assistance with ACCES/VR
  • Academic advisement
  • Career counseling
  • Resume preparation
  • Interview preparation
  • Internship preparation
  • Job seeking assistance
  • Job placement assistance
  • Advocacy skills
  • Referral assistance with ACCES-VR

For Employers

CUNY LEADS can provide:

  • A pool of qualified, prescreened job candidates from twenty-four CUNY colleges who are prepared for the workforce
  • A talented group of intern candidates with diverse fields of interests and majors
  • Assistance with accommodation solutions

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Check out FAQs

Barbara Bookman
University Director, Disability Programs
Phone: 646-664-8811
Barbara.bookman@cuny.edu

Roberta Adelman
Phone: 646-664-8812
Roberta.adelman@cuny.edu