Students interested in completing an internship should contact the faculty member listed for their major, visit the Career Resource Center, obtain an Internship Packet. Several organizations that regularly offer internship opportunities to JU students are listed below. For more information, speak with the Internship Advisor for your major.


Internship Advisor: Ray Oldakowski,

  • CSX
  • Jacksonville Electric Authority (JEA)
  • City of Jacksonville GIS Division
  • St. Johns County Public Works
  • National Geographic Society
  • National Parks Service
  • Jacksonville Sheriff's Office


Internship Advisor: Jesse Hingson,

  • MOSH: Museum of Science and History
  • Jacksonville Historical Society
  • JU Swisher Library
  • Fort Caroline National Monument
  • Old Arlington, Inc.

Political Science

Internship Advisor: Austin Trantham,

  • U.S. Senators and House members
  • Florida state senators and representatives
  • City of Jacksonville
  • The Executive Office of the Mayor of Jacksonville
  • NextGen Climate
  • Law offices
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Political campaigns


Internship Advisors: Sherri Jackson,, and Doug Lewis,

  • Pace Center for Girls
  • Communities in Schools
  • Girl Matters: It's Elementary!
  • Hubbard House
  • Riverpoint Mental Health


Internship Advisors: Heather Downs, ​, Shelley Grant,

and Ashley Johnson,

  • Communities in Schools
  • Girl Matters: It's Elementary!
  • Jacksonville Sheriff's Office
  • Dignity U Wear
  • The Community Foundation
  • The Arc
  • US Green Building Association
  • Terrawise Homes
  • Tigerlilly Media

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