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Internship 2015 Information


The internship is 12 full weeks, working full-time (with Memorial Day and Fourth of July off).  Interns must work at least 460 hours during the 12 weeks, many will work more.  Interns may work longer, but on-site academic requirements must be fulfilled in the 12 week period.  There are 15 weeks during the summer timeframe with the last day of finals being Thursday, May 7 and fall classes resuming on Monday, August 24. 


Start/stop date options are as follows:

Monday, May 11 – Friday, July 31

Monday, May 18 – Friday, August 7 

Tuesday, May 26 – Friday, August 14


Academic Assignments requiring company input or completion (all are responsibility of the intern)

Company Profile                        Due at the end of Week 1

Training Plan                               Due at the end of Week 2

Project Charter                           Due at the end of Week 4

Midterm Evaluation                   Due at the end of Week 6

Video Conferences                    Early June & Early July

Follow-Up Call / Site Visit         Scheduled during Week 7-12

Final Evaluation                          Due at the end of Week 12

Final Presentation                       Students will be taking photos and gathering information during their experience.


The resources above contain information needed for internships. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Brenda Jochum, Internship Director @ JochumB@unk.edu or 308.865.8122.



ID Partners includes individuals, trade associations, distributors, and manufacturers providing financial support and enhancement to the UNK Industrial Distribution program. Support from ID Partners enables us to provide world-class education and service to students and hiring firms.

Actuant Corporation
Cummins Central Power
Womack Machine Supply Co.