Central Intelligence Agency

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The Central Intelligence Agency is the Nation’s premier intelligence Agency.  The work here is more than just a job—it’s a career and a lifestyle. Diverse teams serve at the forefront of an ever-changing global landscape with one common goal: to keep our country safe. When you are part of the CIA, your opportunities for growth are boundless. Our legacy is your legacy.

Explore our world and imagine yourself working toward a mission that matters while advancing your career.

Our success isn’t driven by bottom lines or client demands, but instead by service to United States and safeguarding our Nation’s people. Our professionals, across every occupation you can imagine, play critical roles in preempting threats and furthering national security objectives—from working against terrorism and cyber-attacks to preventing the spread of biological weapons and more. No matter the position, when you are working at CIA you are contributing to the work of a nation at the center of intelligence.

Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) at UVA

Upcoming Events (Fall 2021):

  • September 8, 2021 - On-Grounds Finance Networking Night 2021
  • September 22, 2021 - On-Grounds Intelligence and Security Networking Night 2021

Past Events (Spring 2021):

  • February 23, 2021 - Information Session with Batten students
  • February 24, 2021 - Coffee Chats with Batten students
  • April 5, 2021 - Information Session with Diversity students (Invite Only)
  • April 5, 2021 - Information Session with LGBQ+ students
  • April 7, 2021 - Information Session with Diversity students (Invite Only)
  • April 13, 2021 - Information Session with Batten students
  • April 14, 2021 - Coffee Chats with Batten students
  • April 15, 2021 - Coffee Chats with Batten students



Careers, Student Opportunities and Additional Information

Careers for Every Major:

Intelligence Collection & Analysis

Digital and Technical Innovation

Information Technology, Computer Science, and Cybersecurity

Business, Finance, Accounting, Human Resources, Public Affairs

Supply Chain Management,  Procurement, and Logistical Operations

Health Sciences, Hard Sciences, Talent Management, Facilities Infrastructure Development and Maintenance, and more….





The opportunities are endless; the experiences are rewarding; there is an opportunity for everyone

Paid Student Opportunities for  Every Major:

Engineering and Computer Sciences

Digital Targeting and Data Exploitation

Intelligence Analysis and Collection

Human Resources and Resource Management

Business, Finance, and Contracts Management

Cyber Operations and Exploitation

Data Analytics and Security Operations

Digital Design and Support, and More…..

Undergraduate and Graduate Internships, Co-ops, and Scholarships


Scholarships – You May Qualify 

•Undergraduate and Graduate levels
•Family Income at or below $120,000/yr.
•Work for 90-days in the summers; attend school the rest of the year
•Year round salary
•$18,000 to $25,000/yr. for tuition, fees, & books
•$55/day for addition expenses during the summer
•Assistance with relocation expenses
•Guaranteed job after graduation (pending ability to maintain security clearance)
•Back to your nation
•Commitment to work 1.5 years for each year of scholarship use




Intelligence Gathering, National Defense, All-Source Analysis, Covert Action

Student Internships, Scholarships, and Co-ops


All – Protecting the nation requires a dedicated, mission driven, diverse group of individuals from every interest area and occupation you can imagine


Go to CIA.gov or contact your career center to connect with a recruiter