Work Experience

Internship Preparation and Process

Internship Preparation and Process

How to Get an Internship


Getting an internship is a process. Your first step is to stop by the Co-op Office located in the Library Building, room L-217.  We welcome you to drop by the office anytime Monday through Thursday between 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Please note that the office is closed everyday from 12 - 1 p.m.  You may also schedule an appointment by contacting us at (916) 691-7372.


You do not need to bring anything with for your first meeting with a Co-op staff member.  We will go over all of the eligibility requirements with you and determine how to best meet your career goals.  You will be provided with information on how to search for an internship, how to develop a competitive cover letter and resume and any additional information to help you be successful in getting an internship.

To get started

  1. Stop by the Co-op office  L-217
  2. Create an account on our job/internship website LINCS
  3. Review the internships on the site and make copies of the positions that are of interest to you
  4. Obtain unofficial copies of your transcripts
  5. We will assist you with the Development of a file icon.Cover Letter and file icon.Resume 


Where to Find Us

Location: Library Building, L-217 (2nd Floor) Career & Transfer Center

9:00am to 4:00pm
Friday by appointment 

Phone: (916) 691-7372