University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
College of ACES
ACES Animal Sciences
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Animal Sciences student feeding lemurs during her internship

Internships, both on and off-campus, afford you the chance to apply your knowledge outside of the classroom. Animal Sciences students complete internships throughout the year at animal shelters/rescues, production facilities, vet clinics, zoos, and more. You can also work with a faculty member to apply internship experience to academic credit, fulfilling the experiential learning requirement.

The College of ACES the Department of Animal Sciences have resources to help students find an internship that best suites them: