Monday, June 18, 2018 - 8:00am to Friday, August 10, 2018 - 5:00pm
1815 Stadium Rd, Charlottesville, Virginia 22904, United States

Internships in Charlottesville for this summer and next academic year are still available!Application re-opens!  Apply before April 16Welcome to the UVA Internship Placement Program! Explore careers, gain professional experience and skills, and expand your network right here in Charlottesville. Hundreds of internship placements are available each year. Take your internship to a higher level with the Advanced Internship Placement Program for academic credit.  Choose from one of the available sessions:2018 Summer: 06/18/2018 – 08/10/20182018-19 Academic Year: 08/28/2018 – 04/30/20192018 Fall: 08/28/2018 – 12/07/20182019 Spring: 01/14/2019 – 04/30/2019

The Internship Placement Program team will match you based on the best opportunities for your interests, skills, and goals. We will help you develop your skills and knowledge through a Professional Development Workshop and then provide ongoing support in all aspects of your internship experience. One application allows you full consideration for multiple internship opportunities. While every consideration will be provided to your internship preferences, placements cannot be guaranteed due to the selectivity and/or specific requirements of some internship sites. Additional internship sites will be added for student placement purposes throughout the semester and students who are still pending an internship placement are given priority consideration.Advanced Internship Placement ProgramTake your internship to the next level by adding a 1-credit academic course. Integrate curriculum knowledge and theory with practical applications and skill development in a professional setting. The course will provide you a structured classroom environment to actively reflect on your experiences and to discuss and learn about yourself, the workplace, service delivery, and life in organizations. More course information to be released Spring 2018 for fall enrollment. Note: Summer Advanced Internship Placement Session participants will enroll in the fall course as a post-internship reflection component.EligibilityTo be eligible for the UVA Internship Placement Program or Advanced option, students must:be an undergraduate student enrolled at the University of Virginia*Priority is given to upperclassmen based on spaces available.have an overall and major GPA of at least 2.5be in good academic standinghave a clear disciplinary recordbe able to meet the health, age, academic, security, and/or related internship criteria of the sponsoring organizationability to accommodate Advanced credit option if requiredbe willing and able to devote the time and energy necessary to meet program requirements - Academic Year Sessions 10 hours/weekly per semester  - Summer Session 20 hours/weekly for 8 week sessionHow It WorksStep One:Sign-in to Handshake .Select <Career Fairs> (this module is a virtual event registration program)Select the 2018-19 Internship Placement ProgramClick <Join Event>Step Two:Explore internships -Search <IPP> under Handshake JobsRegister and pay $95 application fee (non-refundable) Fee waivers (refunds) are available after the completion of your application with confirmation of work study eligibility. Receive confirmation from Handshake and a link to the IPP application Step Three:Complete application (integrated in Handshake's Fair module')Indicate 5 internship preferences - Search <IPP> under Handshake JobsNote: Internships will continue to be posted during the semester Receive a confirmation and link to the interview schedule in Handshake to reserve your timeStep Four:Interview with an Internship Placement Program team memberSee program timeline http://career.virginia.edu/internships/internship-placement-program. Early placement notifications begin March 12th and will continue until the end of the spring semesterReceive a prelminary placement and schedule a final interview at the intership site