Find an Internship

Internships are essential to your success after Tufts.

An internship is a hands-on work experience directly related to your career interests. It can be paid or unpaid, full or part-time, and can take place during the summer or academic year. 


  • Practical, real-world experience
  • Exposure to different industries, career fields, and employers
  • Apply your academic talents in the working world
  • Develop new skills
  • Gain networking opportunities

There are many different ways to find internships. Start with our internship search strategies as well as our online Internship Tutorial to help you in your search. In addition, more than 200 Tufts students provide tips on the internship search in our Tufts Internship Profiles (TIP).

Our internship listings include our Tufts Handshake database and recommended external internship websites. We also have information on how to:

Find summer housing

Get academic credit

Receive funding for your internship