Intern for a Day connects undergraduate students with alumni, parents, employers and community partners for one day internship/shadowing experiences.  

The Intern for a Day program is offered every fall and spring semester.  

Click here to view the list of hosts for fall 2017

In order to receive an application to participate in Intern for a Day, you must attend an informative, 30-minute orientation session that will cover the application process, how you will be matched with a host, best practices when shadowing your host on-site, and how to show appreciation to your host after your experience.

Fall 2017’s Mandatory Orientation Sessions (Choose 1 of 8 options)
All sessions will take place in the University Career Center.  RSVP, please:

The majority of questions about how this program operates will be addressed during the mandatory orientation session.  Other questions can be asked via


In 2016-2017, nearly 800 Terps were placed in shadowing opportunities through Intern for a Day!

Student IFAD experience


Intern for a Day Mandatory Orientation (Option 1 out of 8)

3rd floor Hornbake Library, South Wing