Stonehill in Washington, D.C.

The Stonehill in Washington, D.C. program allows students of all majors to live and work in the nation's capital for an entire semester.  This 15-credit program is open to all majors and all Stonehill tuition and financial aid apply.

Want to live and work in Washington, D.C. for a semester? Each semester, the Career Development Center offers students a once in a lifetime opportunity to live and intern for a semester in Washington, D.C.  Students will gain invaluable experience, amazing connections, and an educational experience like no other:

  • Participate in a semester-long internship in Washington, D.C.
  • Apartment-style housing provided through Washington Internship Student Housing
  • Multiple networking opportunities (guest-speakers will be provided)
  • Students are responsible for internship placement (with support from Career Development and faculty)
  • 15 credits:
    • 9-credit internship (at least 30-32 hrs/week)
    • 3-credit course taken in Washington, D.C.
    • 3 credits of academic work through your major

Sample internship placements include :

  • The White House
  • Pan American Health Foundation
  • Federal Trade Commission
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • U.S. Attorney's Office
  • U.S. Marshals Service
  • National Governors Association
  • Office of Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA)
  • NCIS
  • Department of the Treasury
  • C-SPAN
  • The National Defense University

Apply Now!

Applications for the Spring 2017 semester are due in Handshake by Friday, October 7, 2016.
Note: Students are highly encouraged to apply by Friday, September 30th.

Log into Handshake to apply. Students must also register through myHill prior to the deadline: myPlans > Stonehill U.S. Internship Request for Approval > Washington, D.C. Internship Program.  

Make sure to review our application requirements before getting started.