Hobart and William Smith Colleges offer an array of local, national and international internship opportunities. Internships give students a chance to gain experience, become more competitive in the marketplace, makeconnections and learn first-hand about the world of work.
Credit bearing internship programs: Learn about how to earn course credit while working at an unpaid internship either during the academic year or over summer break.
Non-credit bearing internships: If you’re participating in a paid internship or simply interning to add relevant experience to your resume, there is no need for a faculty sponsor or formal approval for your internship. All internship parameters (hours, project scope, etc.) may be agreed upon between you and the employer when academic credit is not sought.
Internships in Washington D.C. (PDF): Download this PDF to access an alphabetical listing of more than 75 internships available in the Washington D.C. area.
Internship Funding Opportunities: For students pursuing unpaid internships over summer break or for students seeking financial relief from summer housing costs, we offer a full list of all available endowed internship funds and their online applications.
Internship Housing Information: Need help finding summer housing? Check out these links.
Preparing for an internship: Links to preparation guides and Frequently Asked Questions for interviews.
Golden Rules of Internships: Make the most of your internship
- Assess Interests, skills and values
- Explore Career Possibilities
- Career Related Experience
- Connect with Employers