Yale Undegraduate Career Services

General Internship Information

Nearly all Yale students will have one or more internships during their time as undergraduates. Thorough preparation is crucial in maximizing the likelihood of a successful experience and students are encouraged to begin this process as early as possible. UCS manages numerous internship programs and also provides access to thousands of other opportunities in the U.S. and throughout the world.

In addition, many students choose to create customized placements to meet their precise needs. Although this involves more work, it has the advantage that you may be the only applicant for the position!

However you obtain your internship, please also take note of our general tips for success to ensure that you derive the maximum benefit from your experience.