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Preparation and Deadlines

Internships

Internship Preparation

  • Please see your academic advisor as soon as possible to discuss how a for-credit internship fits into your major map (you will be enrolled after your internship placement site has been confirmed).
  • Submit your New College Internship Interest Form. Upload resume with application.
  • Visit ASU Career Services to review your cover letter, resume, and interviewing skills. Begin search for internship opportunities.
  • Please allow up to six months to secure an internship site.

Begin search for internship

Students are encouraged to utilize the following resources to secure an internship placement:

Recommended Internship Timeline

Internships vary considerable in the lead-time needed to confirm the position. Note: Most government (local, state, and federal) agencies require at least 60 days to process new hires.

  • 3 months
    • Final deadlines for paperwork and enrollment:
      • Deadlines are for submission of all paperwork for new placement sites. All students interested in an internship after deadline will need to intern with existing New College Community Partners. Note: The Washington Center and Pre-Health internships may have different deadlines and application procedures.
      • Print, complete, and turn in Internship Confirmation Form to ASU Staff/Faculty to confirm internship:

Internship Confirmation Form

 

Deadlines

Interest Form

Confirmation Form

Student Placement Agreement

Fall

6/15

7/1

8/15

Spring

11/1

11/15

1/10

Summer

3/1

3/15

5/1

  • Register for appropriate internship course and number of credits. Course requirements include mandatory in-person meetings and assignments throughout the semester. Please contact course instructor for more details. Note: Graduate and Mathematics and Natural Science students will self-select a faculty member as their course instructor.
  • Students must complete 45 site hours per academic credit:

    Fall/Spring (Avg. 15 weeks):

    Academic Credit

    Total Hours/Semester

    Total Hours/Week

    Classroom Hours

    1 credit

    45 hours

    3 hours

    6

    3 credits

    135 hours

    9-10 hours

    6

     

    Summer (Avg. 8 weeks):

    Academic Credit

    Total Hours/Semester

    Total Hours/Week

    Classroom Hours

    1 credit

    45 hours

    5 hours

    6

    3 credits

    135 hours

    16 hours

    6