UPDATE: For students interested in fall internships, we anticipate that employers will continue to offer both remote internships and on-site internships when it is safe to do so. Fall internships-for-credit are supervised by Career Development, and the application cycle will take place from August 18 through September 17, 2021. For more information, please see below or email

SVA Career Development manages the College’s Internship-for-Credit Program, allowing qualified juniors, seniors and graduate students to gain hands-on experience working with creative professionals.


Online application opens: Wednesday, August 18

FIRST DAY students may work: Tuesday, September 7, first day of fall semester

(if application and CPT are approved and processed)

International students' application deadline to BEGIN work on September 7: Friday, August 20

Online application closes: Friday, September 17 at Noon

Online internship course begins: Late-September

All internship coursework due: Early December

LAST DAY students may work at internship: Wednesday, December 22

All applications must be submitted through SVA's CareerLink portal during the designated application cycle for each semester. Fall 2021 Internship-for-Credit Program Guides will be posted here soon. In the meantime, you may refer to the summer 2021 Guides below for overall program information.

The Information Session for the fall 2021 application process will be August 18. To RSVP, register on Eventbrite. Until then, you may refer to the summer 2021 Information Session video and PDF below for a general overview of the application process.