Internship Programs

Internships at UAlbany: Learning, Redefined


Internships allow students to test out a future career, learn new skills, apply classroom knowledge and network with professionals. Here are some suggestions to help you get started: 

  • Talk to your academic advisor about planning for and finding an internship.  
  • Contact the Minerva Center at [email protected] for guidance.

  • Search on the University’s job and internship board, Handshake.  

  • Visit the Office of Career and Professional Development.   

  • Meet with your school or college’s career services staff.  

  • Ask your academic department if they know of any relevant opportunities. 

  • Use your network. Ask faculty, family and friends if they know of any open positions.


New York State Senate & Assembly Internships
Take on legislative research and administrative responsibilities in a state lawmaker's office.
SPEED Summer Internships
Learn about entrepreneurial innovation at a Capital Region technology start-up.
Global Tech Experience
Complete a virtual internship experience at a top global company in digital marketing, coding for web, coding for data, or data analytics. Participants take UUNI288 and complete academic assignments in conjunction with their internship experience.
Earn Credit for Internships
Earn UAlbany credit for work completed during an internship.