Getting Started

  1. Talk to Your Coordinator
    Reach out to one of our internship coordinators; they are here to help you!
    Skip to step 3 if you have already been selected for an internship and are ready to move forward.
    Our coordinators are available for contact through:
    • Email (Include your UVID in the email so they can find your information!)
    • Chat on Microsoft Teams (just search their name on MS Teams)
    • Using their appointment scheduler on the "Apply for Credit" page
  2. Find an Internship
    Internships can be found several ways including:
    • The Handshake website or app (login/sign up using your UVID)
    • Talking to faculty or other students
    • Talking to your internship coordinator; a current/new job may also qualify as an internship
    • Using other online search engines
  3. Complete Internship Orientation
    Prepare for your internship and determine eligibility. 
    • Complete online Internship Orientation
  4. Apply for Credit
    Ready to turn your opportunity into course credit?
    • Fill Out an Application for Academic Credit
    • Register for your internship class

The Internship Process: Videos

This video introduces you to the UVU internship process, the type of credit an internship can count towards, and how many hours you will need to complete during the semester.

This video introduces you to the Internship Coordinator, while also walking you through how to receive credit.

This video explains internship requirements like having a mentor, completing your hours, and having a quality educational experience.

This video discusses useful resources for finding internship opportunities.

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