Enrollment in Internship Course 

Steps to be enrolled in the Internship Course: Students cannot enroll themselves in this section.

  • Review the Internship Requirements and Major requirements to determine if you are eligible for internship credit.
  • Earn 1 to 6 internship course units in PA 393, PA 493, POL 393. Honors credit is available. 
  • Secured an internship? Work with your internship site supervisor to complete a work plan and apply for internship credit.
  • Submit the work plan online below before the beginning of the enrollment semester or summer session in PDF format.
  • When the work plan is submitted, the SGPP Internship Coordinator will review the work plan and, if approved, will enroll students in the course once registration for the desired term opens.
  • Students cannot enroll in PA 393, PA 493, and POL 393 in UAccess. The instructor will enroll you in the course after reviewing your work plan.
  • Pay UA course tuition and check your UAccess schedule for enrollment accuracy.
  • Once enrolled in PA 393, PA 493, and POL 393, review the course D2L page, the syllabus, assignments, and course announcements. No textbook is required in the course, and there are no in-person class meetings.
  • Complete your internship and course assignments to fulfill your internship requirement.


Summer 2023 - Submit Work Plans on the Apply page when Summer registration opens in April 2023. Deadline to apply: May 31, 2023. The Summer session is 10 weeks. Students can earn internship credit from June 5 - August 9. Any hours worked before June 5 or after August 9 is not eligible for academic credit. 

Fall 2023 - Submit Work Plans on the Apply page starting March 2023. Deadline to apply: August 10, 2023. The Fall semester is 16 weeks. Students can earn internship credit from August 21 - December 7. Any hours worked before August 21 or after December is not eligible for academic credit. 

Law majors - please check with Linus Kafka, in the BA in Law office, about law internship options.

Submit your SGPP Internship Work Plan below in pdf. format. Download Adobe Acrobat to complete your work plan. Please do not attach images or a word document. If you are attaching multiple files, please draft and upload a combined PDF in Adobe Acrobat. 


Submit SGPP work plan online by the deadline (see above). Indicate the session (Summer, Fall, Spring) and how many units you want to complete. Your work plan will be reviewed, and if approved, you will be enrolled in the internship (section 001). Please allow the SGPP department up to two weeks to process your work plans. In addition, please do not email your Internship Coordinator your work plan, as your Internship Coordinator will check the portal regularly and enroll you in the course accordingly. 


Contact Laureana Jones, laureanajones@arizona.eduthe SGPP Internship Coordinator for more information.