When is the first day for the 5 week long internship?
The first day for A Student's Journey in 2020 will start on Monday, July 6th and conclude on Friday, August 7th.
What does a typical day as an intern look like?
Once Week 1 is over, interns will be at their internship site Monday through Thursday for 25 hours and rejoin the group at the end of the day for dinner. Each Friday will be a seminar day for all interns, excusing them from their internship site. Week 1 will be an orientation to Tucson and the University of Arizona.
Where will I be staying for 5 weeks?
We will provide campus housing for all interns at a UA dormatory. University dormatories include a full kitchen for meal preparation. (Dormatory TBA)
Where will my internship placement be?
You will be placed depending on your academic/career interests. We will be as flexible as possible to pair you with a UA faculty member in your area of interest. For example, if you're interested in nursing or medicine, you may be placed with a faculty member at Banner Hospital or in a research lab.
Will this college credit transfer?
Yes, this program will provide 3 units of transferable credit.
More information will be available in 2020.