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.  

The list of hosts for fall 2017 will be available in mid-September!

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!


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

3rd floor Hornbake Library, South Wing