Many students do internships in Washington, D.C. through our Washington Semester Program. Students in this program get full time internships in a wide variety of places including with Congressional and Senate staffs, positions in the executive branch, with the local Washington, D.C. government, and in many non-governmental organizations. For more information about this, check the link under Off Campus Programs. We assist many other students in finding internships in a wide variety of places.
This is a valuable way to both learn and gain experience. Many students obtain job offers as a result of their internship. Students receive full academic credit for these activities.
Examples of internships include:
Indiana Senator Richard Lugar
Indiana Congressman Steve Kagen
Indiana Congressman Pete Visclosky
Candidate for Congress Chris Lien
Illinois Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky
Illinois Congresswoman Melissa Bean