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Internship Checklist

Find internship announcements that interest you. Check the following sources:

  • Check with your academic department for job postings, announcements, and internship files
  • Ask faculty members for their ideas (ask about their past places of employment, connections in the field, alumni, or sites where other students have interned in the past)
  • Check resources in the Office of Career Services (Spartan Jobs, Books, Off-Campus Job board, Alumni Network)
  • Check other college career centers at the location where you want to work
  • Browse traditional job postings: newspaper ads, temp agencies, government employment offices, online job boards

Check online internship sources:

To Apply:

  • Submit your cover letter, résumé, and other application materials to apply for positions that interest you
  • Follow-up with a phone call to internship employers to request an interview
  • Go back to ALL of the sources listed above regularly to look for new opportunities

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Networking can be a great way learn about potential internship opportunities. It also allows you to begin growing the list of people you can contact after you graduate.


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