How to Register

Here is the information you need to apply for an internship!

First, interested students must attend ONE of the following mandatory information meetings:

Wednesday, Feb 23, 2022: In Person
Time: 7 – 8 PM
Studio (Room 1009)
Doris Kelley Christopher Hall
Click here to register (registration is required)!

Thursday, Feb 24, 2022: via Zoom
Time: 7 – 8 PM
Link to be sent to those who register
Click here to register (registration is required)!

Review information from the meeting (links provided after 02/24/2022):

After the Information Meeting:

Fill out an application form, along with a resume and cover letter (to your first choice placement site) and email it to Dr. Ebata no later than Friday, March 11, 2022 (but sooner is always better). Please note that students who will be seniors will be given priority for enrollment.

2022-HDFS-450-Application-Form

Suggestions for Preparing Resumes
Crafting Your Powerful Cover Letter
Action Words (for resumes and cover letters)

IF YOU ARE ACCEPTED, you will be asked to set up an interview appointment to meet with the Dr. Ebata between Monday, March 7 and Friday, March 26, 2021. Click on the link below to schedule a meeting:

Link to schedule appointment (coming)

Interview Meeting:

Be prepared to discuss your personal and academic background, career interests, and three possible internship sites from the catalog.

Sample Interview Questions

After Meeting with Dr. Ebata:

Once you are approved, contact agency/supervisor (with cover letter and resume) to apply. Complete your interview with the agency by April 15, 2022. When you are accepted into a placement, please complete the Placement Interview Form (along with the signature of the supervisor), submit to Dr. Ebata, and schedule a follow-up meeting to get approval before April 22, 2021.

2022-HDFS-450-Placement-Interview-Form

Scholarships

Please go to the Scholarships page!

Timeline/Deadlines

NOTE: the deadlines listed below have been extended.

February 23 & 24 Attend mandatory informational meeting

February 28 – March 11    Explore internship options, apply for course

March 7 – March 25   Interview with instructor (if accepted)

March 14 – April 15     Apply for and interview with agencies

March 28 – April 22    Second interview with instructor

April 29                       Complete registration