Internship Forms and Information

Here you will find complete instructions and helpful guides on how to sign up for Internship/Practicum/Externship.  Download or view this information for information and guidance. If you have any questions, please contact


 Internship Check list     Start here!

  • This checklist is designed to help you chart your progress toward completion and approval of your Internship/Practicum/Externship.

Expectations for Students, Employers, and Faculty Sponsors   Next!

  • The expectations for you, as a student, as well as for your employer and for your faculty sponsors are vital to understand. You must review these expectations carefully before your internship/practicum/externship will be approved.

Contract Worksheet  (pre application worksheet)    Do this before you get into Handshake!

  • This worksheet will help you collect all the information you will need to complete your contract.  Remember, this is just a worksheet.  All experiences need to be completed electronically in Handshake.

REQUIRED Travel and Liability Forms

Instructions for Completing your Internship/Practicum/Externship Contract (application) on Handshake    Finally, you’re ready to enter into Handshake!

  • Please follow these instructions in order to complete your contract in Handshake.  Remember ALL fields are required and your application will not be accepted until it is complete.
  • Your reflection paper connects your hands on experience to the academic requirements for the internship/externship/practicum. The instructions for completing your reflection paper are general guidelines on what to expect.  Your professors’ preferences may differ so be sure to discuss the academic component of your internship/practicum/externship with your faculty member at the beginning of the term.
  • You may use this rubric as a general guide for completing written assignments.
  • The Experiential Rubric provides guidance on how you will be evaluated for your final grade in your Internship/Practicum/Externship.