​Field Experiences

Make a difference before you even finish your degree.

Take what you've learned in the classroom and put it into practice helping people and organizations in your community. Field Experiences in our Leadership Studies programs empower SOLES students learn and make a difference at the same time.

Gain invaluable guidance from professionals in the workforce and explore your field more deeply. Your field experiences are all grounded in our shared determination to build a better world, one step at a time, one student at a time, one neighborhood at a time.

Find out more about your opportunities for real-world learning below.

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Get direct experience in organizational leadership.

Find new perspectives in a supportive atmosphere while honing your coaching, leadership, and consulting skills.

See graduate intern opportunities

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Turn action into a brighter future.

The internship experience is an opportunity to enhance your technical skills, experiment with a variety of leadership styles, and work with others to achieve a common organizational goal. 

See undergraduate intern opportunities

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Meet SOLES Student Ambassador Martel Serwenda.

As a graduate assistantship with the United Front Multicultural Commons, Martel surpervises student interns and coordinates a program series called "Speak on It". In this role, "I gained a wide range of skills going from supervising, programming, to facilitating dialogue. Additionally, this role helped me figure out the path I want take after graduating." 

Our program ambassadors are here to support you and share their stories.

Meet them all