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Academic Internships

Center for Experiential Learning

Your First Steps

Looking for an academic internship?  The process can seem overwhelming!  We hope the documents below will help you find your direction.  If you have additional questions, do not hesitate to contact us in the Center by completing this form!


The interactive flowchart below will help you understand the process to successfully secure your internship and class!  Some boxes have hyperlinks so be sure to click for more information!

Flowchart: Finding & Securing Your Internship and Class

Checklist for Securing an Academic Internship

Faculty Contacts by Major

Click on the faculty contacts link to discover whether your academic department has an academic internship coordinator!

Faculty Contacts


You want to make sure you are looking for an academic internship at the right time to secure a space in your internship class! Although department deadlines may vary, here is a general timeframe to give you an idea on when to begin your search!  

Please confirm all deadlines with your department internship coordinator!


April: Fall Registration Begins

April - August: Secure Fall Academic Internship

Late August: Fall Semester Begins


November: Spring Registration Begins

November - January: Secure Spring Academic Internship

January: Spring Semester Begins


February: Summer Registration Begins

February - May: Secure Summer Academic Internship

June: Summer Session Begins


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