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Student Internship Information

Finding an Internship

Resources to help you during the internship search process include Handshake, internship search workshops, and Trinity-sponsored internship programs.

A.L.E. Internship Application

A.L.E. also provides internships for the spring and summer semesters. For more infomration and how to apply please visit A.L.E.'s website.

Mexico, the Americas and Spain Internship Grants

The MAS Alvarez internship grants engage Trinity students in the development of greater appreciation and understanding of the cultural expression, historical experience, societal practices, institutional life, and the physical environment of the peoples of Mexico, the Americas, and Spain.

Academic Credit Enrollment

Trinity enables students to earn up to six academic credits for internships that complement their academic program. The internship is to be a structured and supervised professional work experience with an accepted employer.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I find an internship or job?
Trinity provides resources to help you drive your internship search. We host internship search workshops throughout the semester, provide online resources and manage Handshake (Trinity's job and internship database). Go to Finding and Internship.

Can I get an internship through Trinity?
In addition to the internship search resources like Handshake and search workshops, Trinity sponsors two internship programs for students in all majors. See "Finding an Internship" page for more information.

Can I get academic credit for an internship? What are the requirements?
Yes, Trinity enables students to earn up to six academic credits for internships that complement their academic program. See "Academic Credit" page for more information.

How do I register for internship credit?
We recommend beginning the registration process 4-6 weeks before the internship begins. The process can take several weeks as it requires signatures from your course instructor, academic adviser, department chair, and site supervisor. The deadline for internship registration is fifteen business days after add/drop. See "Academic Credit" page for more information.

Can I get academic credit for a summer internship?
Yes. Trinity commitment to inclusive excellence led to a significant reduction in tuition fees for credit-bearing summer internship courses. The new tuition fee is $200.00 per academic credit (for a three credit-bearing internship course the cost is $600.00).