Learn With Us

Our 10-week internship program offers students real-world experience working for an innovative organization within higher education. Interns are given the opportunity to build experience, gain exposure, and make a valuable impact on our organization.

For application information, please email [email protected].

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Build Experience

Focused on creating a rewarding internship experience, managers work closely with Human Resources to develop meaningful projects that combine the development of professional skillsets and real-world experience in your chosen field.

With the support of their manager, interns will research and create business recommendations to support one of the System’s organizational goals.

Students present their project and solutions to leadership, maximizing their exposure and impact on The Community Solution.

Program Overview

Weeks 1-2
You’ll start by meeting your team, learning about the department operations, and gaining familiarity with our community.

Weeks 3-8
You’ll contribute to your department by working on a real-world project that directly impacts our annual or Horizon 2025 organizational goals.

Weeks 9-10
You’ll complete your project, identify a solution, and give recommendations during a presentation to The Community Solution leadership.

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Gain Exposure

During the program interns are exposed to many aspects of our organization through day-to-day assignments and weekly learning opportunities.In these sessions, students learn from other departments, our colleges and universities, and System leadership.

The program’s cohort structure not only fosters networking among interns but also with professional staff to maximize growth of your professional network. 

Hear from Our Interns

I enjoyed working for The Community Solution because of the mission. Everything they do is centered around empowering students to serve and impact their global communities.”

—Cecilia Huang,
2021-2023 Treasury and Accounting Intern

While working at The Community Solution, I’ve learned to take any and every opportunity I can. I feel encouraged to try anything I’m interested in.”

Sarah Mulvihill,
2021-2023 Institutional Research Intern

My internship experience with The Community Solution enhanced my overall knowledge of digital marketing through real-world experience and supportive managers.” 

—William Maurer,
2023 Marketing Intern