Links to Internship Opportunities

The Office of Academic and Career Services has created the following list based on suggestions and what has worked for students in the past.

Please be advised however that The UMW Office of Academic and Career Services office does not endorse any particular website or program listed below. Consider utilizing Ripoff Report (a consumer driven site) to identify internship postings that may be a scam.

Local and regional internships (listings)

Regional and national internships (listings and general information)

Volunteer Opportunities

The following schools have excellent links to internship opportunities, sorted by field of interest/major

Medical / Health Summer research programs

Public health (policy and advocacy)


Science and Engineering


UMW Approved Programs:

*For students wishing to do an internship as part of their study abroad experience, please make sure to collaborate both with the Office of Career Services and the Center for International Education.

New York Metro Area


Journalism/Media Entertainment

Sports Related


The Arts

Museum Interests/ Preservation

Environmental/ Outdoor / Conservation



VA State Government

  • Virginia (Government and Non-Profit Opportunities)

Washington DC / Federal (Various)

Specific Federal Government Agencies