Loyola University Chicago

Academic Internships

Center for Experiential Learning

Seeking Academic Internships

First Step

Your first step in pursuing an academic internship is contacting the internship coordinator in your major. They will be able to tell you when the department offers academic internship courses, as well as what steps you may need to take to enroll, including application deadlines and internship requirements. Learn more.

Academic Internship Courses

Check here to see what academic internship courses are being offered next semester - Spring 2020 Academic Internship Courses


Although department deadlines may vary, here is a general timeframe and flowchart to give you an idea on when to begin working towards your academic internship in order to secure a space in your internship class. Learn more.

Securing an Internship

The Career Development Center offers a number of services to help you connect with employers and locate opportunities. After you've learned about what kinds of internship experiences are required for your academic internship course, visit the Career Development Center, or Quinlan's Career Services, to speak with a career advisor about your internship search.

Academic Internship Student Profiles

What have been the experiences of other students in academic internships? Check out some student profiles to give you an idea of what's in store for you in an academic internship course! Learn more.