LA&PS Internship Program Information for Students

An internship is a temporary employment opportunity for students to gain practical work experience that will enhance their academic and career development. It is also an excellent way to test drive certain career options.

Apply to our highly competitive Internship Program that will provide you with short-term employment in professional organizations. These are paid, career-related positions designed to offers LA&PS students the opportunity to gain valuable work experience in their field of study.

STEP 1: Review Eligibility Requirements

Before applying to internship opportunities, interested students must meet the Internship Program eligibility requirements.

STEP 2: Register for Workshop

Before gaining permission to apply to internship postings, students must attend the mandatory LA&PS Internship Workshop.

STEP 3: Review Academic Requirements

The LA&PS Experiential Education Office will review your registration and assess your eligibility, only applicants that meet the Internship Program requirements will receive an email confirming your workshop registration.

STEP 4: Apply to Internships

Upon completion of the workshop, eligible students may apply online to internship opportunities posted on the website.

 

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REGISTER FOR WORKSHOP

To register for the mandatory Internship Workshop click here, for students who have already attended the workshop, you may "APPLY NOW".

 

How long is the internship?

Internship positions can last for 4 months, 8 months or 12 months. 

They typically begin in January (Winter Term), May and June (Summer Term),  or September (Fall Term) as to align with the academic calendar. Internships are full-time paid positions, we have a limited number of part-time paid opportunities.

For a listing of all available internship opportunities, please click here.

Student Benefits

  • Gain knowledge first hand from an organization and professionals
  • Learn valuable job skills
  • Help build a professional network
  • Get hands on experience
  • Explore different career options and work environments
  • Lead to potential employment

 

If you are interested in applying for the LA&PS internship program, or have further questions, please email us at eelaps@yorku.ca or contact us at 416-736-2100 x70878