Internship Programs

Spring 2024 Energy internships with U.S. Dept. of Energy

The Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) program encourages undergraduate students and recent graduates to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers by providing research experiences at the Department of Energy (DOE) laboratories. Selected students participate as interns appointed at …

By Greg Denon
Greg Denon Associate Dean, Career Services & Cooperative Education
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What is an Internship (and Why Should I Do One)?

There’s a buzz around internships for good reason. Internships boost your chances of getting hired, build job skills, and show you what you might want (or not want) from a job. Yet finding and applying for an internship isn’t easy — …

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How Important are Internships and Co-Ops?

Employers ranked identifying talent early through internships and co-ops as the most important recruiting factor.

It can be a bit confusing trying to determine what employers want from you as a student or recent grad. While teachers often focus on …

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College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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Tech & Travel: Internships at the U.S. State Department

An Opportunity of a Lifetime

If you’re pursuing an IT-related degree, the Foreign Affairs Information Technology (FAIT) Fellowship could combine your passion for technology and love of travel into a rewarding career.

The program is designed for highly talented individuals …

By Greg Denon
Greg Denon Associate Dean, Career Services & Cooperative Education
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Networking Effectively During an Internship

A great internship is full of potential for your career. Yes, for the direct work experience, but also for the connections you make during your time with the company. While it would be excellent if every internship led to full-time …

By Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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Internships Process (Step-by-Step Guide)

1. Student researches University catalog to identify if experience-based learning possibilities are eligible for academic credit in their department.


Internship & Co-op Job Search Sites

All Majors: Internship Search Sites

Our Career & Co-op Center offers a comprehensive recruiting system called Handshake. This system provides …

Internship? Co-op? Practicum? Clinical? Part-time Job? Some ways to know the differences

Internships in your field of study are career- connected work experiences that provide hands on learning experiences that are often …

International Students Seeking U.S. Employment or Experience

Before considering any internships, co-ops, part-time or full-time employment, international students (on an F-1 visa) should always consult their international …

Internship Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

You may have a number of questions regarding internships, such as when, how, and why to pursue one. Here, you’ll …

The Washington Center Internships

The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars (TWC) offers qualified UMass Lowell students the opportunity to work in …

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