Internships at Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness Interns Our internship program supports the academic mission of the University by providing students opportunities to apply classroom knowledge to practical work experience. We offer a variety of internship opportunities each year that may be suitable for students across many academic disciplines.

Internship Positions

Applications are now closed. 

Email health@unh.edu with questions.

Placement 

  • PLEASE NOTE: If you are seeking academic credit, this must be arranged through your academic program
  • Internships are available to UNH students who have appropriate experience, background and interest
  • We are looking for students who can commit to a full year internship (fall and spring semester)
  • We do not offer internship opportunities during the summer or semester breaks
  • In most cases, we can work around your academic schedule
  • We will provide you with an internship supervisor who will:
    • Provide appropriate training
    • Meet with you weekly for supervision 
    • Work with you to develop a learning contract that outlines credit hours, responsibilities and placement goals and objectives
    • Provide ongoing feedback and you will be evaluated at mid-placement and at the completion of your placement 

Variety of Majors

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Students who have interned at Health & Wellness have come from various academic programs, including:

  • Anthropology
  • Business Administration
  • Biochemistry
  • Communications
  • Education (graduate program)
  • English
  • Family Studies
  • Health Management and Policy
  • Marketing
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Nutrition and Animal Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Women's Studies

Benefits

Enhance Your Skills 

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  • Research
  • Public speaking
  • Writing and editing
  • Assessment, evaluation and data analysis 
  • Research 
  • Group facilitation 
  • Communications, marketing and social media 
  • Counseling (graduate students only)
  • Health policy development 

Gain Knowledge in Wellness and Health  

  • Emotional wellness
  • Environmental wellness
  • Financial wellness
  • Intellectual wellness
  • Occupational wellness
  • Physical wellness
  • Social wellness
  • Spiritual wellness 

Feedback 

  • "Having the opportunity to be an intern at Health & Wellness allowed me to develop new skills and learning tools that I will be able to take with me into my future endeavors. I always felt very comfortable and like I was apart of the team at Health & Wellness."