Spotlight on Internships

An internship provides real-world experience in your field of interest:

  • Learn more about an industry, career, or profession
  • Discover what it feels like to work in a specific field
  • Meet people who can connect you to opportunities for career development
  • Demonstrate career-related knowledge and skills to potential employers
  • Increase your employment and graduate school prospects

Internship opportunities unlimited

Your opportunities for an internship—or even more than one—are as unlimited as your own aspirations. Explore some of the internships our students have recently completed. Learn more on our site or—for current students: at the myUMassD portal.

Then let us help you plan your own internship opportunities.


Julia Rayberg
Focus on entrepreneurship & social change

Major: Marketing


Lauren Roche
A passion for art and politics

Major: Political Science & Sculpture


Aubrie Brault
Internship at the Zeiterion Theater

Major: Writing and Communications & Literature and Criticism


Dylan Baker
Internship with NASA

Major: Computer Engineering


Tiffany Ferreira
Math, physics, and solar power

Major: Math & Physics


Alyssa Nastri
Internship with AHA! Night

Major: Psychology & English


Rola Hassoun
Environmental initiatives at Unilever

Major: Civil and Environmental Engineering


Carlos Colon
Understanding the roots of terrorism

Majors: Political Science & Psychology


Chany Peguero Peña
Web development internship in Japan

Major: Computer Science


Carolyn McQuillan
Rebranding initiative at Liberty Mutual

Major: Graphic Design


Justin March

Internship with the US Marshals Service

Major: Crime & Justice Studies


Lauren Soares

Internship in tax accounting at KPMG

Major: Accounting OLD