Application Process

Student Application Process

Who can participate?

Undergraduates who have been enrolled for at least one semester at the time of application with a minimum of a 3.0 GPA may participate. In addition, students must be in good academic and conduct standing with the University, and be able to carry a full course load and still be able to devote 10 to 18 hours per week to the internship.

How to Apply?

To view complete posting of SSI internships, please visit Student Success Internship Positions on CATPaws.
 
To apply for the Student Success Internship Program, you will need to submit a resume and cover letter for each SSI internship you plan to apply for.
  • For assistance writing a resume and cover letter, take advantage of the Center for Career and Professional Advancement resources:
  • Drop-in resume critiques (first come, first served) at the Center for Career & Professional Advancement - Mon-Fri. 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. located in the Student Services Building (SSB, Suite 230)
  • If for any reason you have trouble completing the application, please contact us at bobruba@ucmerced.edu.

What's Next?

  • Most SSI interns will be selected by mid Oct. 2016.
  • Welcome Lunch:  Please plan to attend a lunch with fellow interns,  your mentor/supervisors, the Dean of Undergraduate Education and the Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs. Luncheon date is TBD.