Key Documents and Resources

Internship Resources

Internship Description Guide [PDF]

  • Our most popular document, which assists you with writing an effective internship description.

Management by Objectives (MBO) Learning Agreement

  • Required for all credit-bearing internships and is sent to you after the student has accepted your internship offer. 

Student Internship Registration Policies and Code of Conduct [PDF]

  • All student interns are required to sign off on this information before beginning their internships.

International Student Offer Letter Templates

  • International students make terrific interns. We assist you with the paperwork process, which includes your official offer letter in addition to our Management by Objectives learning agreement.
  • Fall/Spring [PDF](69 KB)
  • Summer [PDF](69 KB)  

Legal Resources

Department of Labor Fact Sheet #71:
Internships Under the Fair Labor Standards Act

  • Refer to this fact sheet for information regarding unpaid internships. If you are unable to pay your interns, they must be enrolled in academic credit for the internship as a complement to their educational curriculum.

News and Media

10 Internship Characteristics That Attract Exceptional Interns

  • Interesting article that details how to attract and retain top intern candidates.

Heritage Centers / UB Office of Economic Engagement

  • Highly successful workforce retention project completed by three UB School of Management students.