Summer Study Internship Program Admissions

The Boston University Summer Study Internship Program is open to visiting, non-Boston University undergraduate students who have completed at least one year of college by the start of the program. Students must be in good academic and judicial standing with a minimum GPA of 2.7. Students applying to the Psychology Research & Practice track must have completed a minimum of three years of college coursework by the start of the program.

The Summer Study Internship Program is open only to U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents.

Students are accepted into one of eight academic tracks and must enroll in the full 10-credit program: two Summer 1 courses, an internship course, and a Summer 2 internship. Students whose internship schedule allows may enroll in a fourth course in Summer 2 only (for a total of 14 credits) for an additional fee.

Application Deadline

Applications to the Summer Study Internship Program are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Students are encouraged to submit their applications as early as possible. The application deadline for the Summer Study Internship Program has passed. We are no longer accepting applications for summer 2014.

Please contact your academic advisor, dean, chairperson, or registrar at your home institution to gain academic approval for your participation in this program.

Application Procedure

The Summer Study Internship Program application consists of an online application form, a $40 application fee, a personal statement explaining why you want to attend the BU Summer Study Internship Program, your resume, and your official college transcript(s).