Purpose

The Student Success Internship Program is designed to:

  • Create collaboration between undergraduate students and the campus's administration to prepare and enhance students’ career development.
  • Involve students in the operation and development of the campus by drawing on student talent to contribute to the campus community.
  • Provide students with learning, leadership and managerial experiences, as well as opportunities to enhance teambuilding, communication, time management and delegation skills under the guidance of administrative personnel.
  • Advance the mentoring department unit with UC Merced student talent in the development and implementation of projects that will benefit future UC Merced populations.
  • Provide opportunities for student interns to build experience and skills related to his/her career goals and integrate them with their academic learning.