• Group of UNH interns and advisor posed at The Whitehouse
  • UNH student at the US Capitol
  • UNH tudent posed with airplane
  • Students pose at The Washington Center
  • Screenshot of UNH student posing question on CSPAN

Experience Transforms:  Live, work, and earn UNH credits in Washington, DC!

Spend a semester or summer interning in Washington DC.

Since 1976, the University of New Hampshire (UNH) has affiliated with The Washington Center (TWC), to offer internships and seminars in Washington DC. DC is home to hundreds of government agencies, major corporations, non-profit organizations, think tanks, advocacy groups, law firms, and more. There are countless internship and networking opportunities for all majors, including in the media, the arts, education, business, science, international affairs, the environment, health care, and much more.


Schedule an Appointment with the UNH Liaison

  • Log in to Wildcat Advising (use your UNH username and password)
  • Select Appointment from the top menu
  • Select Request New Appointment
  • Select the appropriate Type of appointment: Study Away USA, then The Washington Center
  • At the bottom, select Check Availability
  • Select the day and time that works for you
  • Review request, answer any questions, and click Submit

Visit The Washington Center's site for information on their Post-Graduate Professional Program for recent graduates, and two-week Academic Seminars.

Learn More about TWC at UNH


  • Attend an info session and meet TWC Recruiter and UNH Alum, Ashley Rennebu: Monday, Feb. 8 1-2pm in MUB 237
  • Read about Taylor Reidy '14 and how her experience on Capitol Hill lead to seven job offers, in UNH Today
  • Learn about UNH's 35-year history with TWC in their Spotlight on UNH
  • Read the TWC student blogs, and especially that of former UNH blogger Denise '14 (RMP)
  • Watch videos from The Washington Center's YouTube Channel