Updates on the Fall 2020 Semester
News and information about SVA’s plans for online instruction and more.

FOR SPRING 2021 INTERNSHIPS: The application cycle for fall 2020 has closed. For students interested in spring internships, we anticipate that employers will continue to offer both remote internships and on-site internships when it is safe to do so. Spring internships-for-credit are supervised by Career Development, and the application cycle will take place from December 7, 2020 through January 15, 2021. For more information, please see below or email cd@sva.edu.

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: Monday, December 7

FIRST DAY students may work: Monday, January 11, first day of spring semester

(if application and CPT are approved and processed)

International students' application deadline to BEGIN work on January 11: Friday, December 11

Online application closes: Friday, January 15

Online internship course begins: Mid-February

All internship coursework due: Friday, April 16

LAST DAY students may work at internship: Monday, May 3

Information session for spring 2021 application process: Wednesday, November 11 at 10AM ET (REGISTER HERE)

All applications must be submitted through SVA's CareerLink portal during the designated application cycle for each semester. Spring 2021 Internship-for-Credit Program Guides will be posted here soon. In the meantime, you may refer to the fall 2020 Guides below for overall program information.