Applications and DeadlinesArts, Entertainment, & CommunicationsBusiness, Entrepreneurship, & TechnologyCareer CommunitiesEducation, Museums, & LibrariesEPIC Advantage Summer ExperiencesHealth & MedicineLearning Goals for Off-Campus StudyOff-Campus ProgramsOff-Campus ProgramsProgram PoliciesScience & the EnvironmentSemester ProgramsSocial Justice, Nonprofits, & Public AffairsSteps to Apply

The Washington Center

Spend a semester or summer in our nation’s capital! Washington, D.C. is a vibrant, exciting, cosmopolitan city where people are always on the go and there is always something happening. Washington D.C. is an easy city to get around by metro, bus, bike, or walking! Each quarter of the city – NW, NE, SE, SW – has its own personality, feel, and offerings to explore, with the Capitol right at the heart of the city. Take in the monuments, stroll down the National Mall, visit the many free Smithsonian museums, catch a show at the Kennedy Center, and experience the culture of D.C. You’re semester or summer in D.C. will be filled with politics, media and journalism, the arts, culture, and friends and memories that will last a lifetime.

In addition to the experience of living in a new city, are you looking for the opportunity to find your passion and define your career path? The Washington Center’s Academic Internship Program is an intensive professional and academic experience in which students live, work, and study in Washington, D.C. Our nation’s capital offers students of all majors and interests opportunities to have transformative internship experiences. D.C. is an international hub and full of businesses and nonprofit organizations, in addition to being the center of government, politics, and policy. This makes D.C. the perfect atmosphere to explore the interconnectedness of diverse fields and have the opportunity to gain experience working in one of the most important and high-profile cities in the country.

Learn More and Apply