Common Questions


How competitive are global internships?

Priority is given to students who have global and/or internship experience; a competitive GPA; and/or who demonstrate independence, maturity, and responsibility.

When are global internships offered?

During all semesters.

How many credit hours can global interns earn?

Students must register for a minimum of 3 credit hours and maximum of 12.

Does the Hinckley Institute provide housing for global interns?

Students are primarily responsible for finding their own housing (the intern host office may assist with this process).

What else do I need to intern abroad?

Students must obtain a passport and visa to travel. Please visit the Global Resources page for more info.