Student Internship Info

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find Internships

The UVU Internship Services Office provides resources to students looking for internship opportunities. Internship Services meets with internship providers to create and post internship opportunities. We also meet with students and assist in the application process of preparing cover letters and resumes, and honing interview skills.

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Get credit and scholarships

As an intern you not only have the opportunity to acquire on-the-job training and experience, but you may also qualify to receive UVU course credit if the experience meets certain criteria. A few scholarships are available to help supplement internship-related costs. This funding is usually awarded to students performing unpaid internships, but scholarships may also be awarded to students who are performing out-of-state or even international internships, regardless of whether the experience is paid.

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Benefits of an internship

Internships are a great way to gain experience in your field of study while also receiving college credit. An internship is a pre-professional career experience with specific learning goals designed to help students acquire real-world practice and job-related skills. Internships may be full time or part time, paid or unpaid positions, and generally last between three and six months.

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Internship forms

Important forms include a learning agreement, how to write objectives, and media consent. 

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