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

UPDATE: For students interested in Fall internships, we anticipate that employers will 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 September 1 through October 2, 2020. 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: Tuesday, September 1

FIRST DAY students may work: Monday, September 28, first day of fall semester

(if application and CPT are approved and processed)

International students' application deadline to BEGIN work on September 28: Friday, September 11

Online application closes: Friday, October 2 at Noon

Online internship course begins: Mid-October

All internship coursework due: Monday, December 7

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

All applications must be submitted through SVA's CareerLink portal during the designated application cycle for each semester. Please review the Fall 2020 Internship for Credit Program Guides — available under the Resources section of this page — before submitting an internship application.

The video recording and PDF presentation of the Information Session for the Fall 2020 application process are now available. Please click the button below to watch the video, and click the link in the Resources section below to download the PDF presentation.