Internship Frequently Asked Questions
Is the internship paid or unpaid?
Answer: The internship is unpaid.
Is there an office dress code?
Answer: Yes, interns should dress in a professional manner befitting the representative of a U.S. Senator at all times.
What is the duration of the internship?
Answer: The minimum requirement is 100 hours or about 10-12 weeks on average.
Can I receive class credit for this internship?
Answer: The opportunity to receive class credit is dependent on your school’s requirements. Contact your school for information.
How many hours a week is the internship?
Answer: The average is 8-12 hours in state offices and 30 hours in the DC office.
What are some of the duties?
Answer: Responsibilities include answering phones, processing mail, responding to constituent requests and inquiries, undertaking various research projects and general community outreach.
What is the contact information for each office's intern coordinator?
Ana Jovel Melendez