Download the checklist: How to Receive Credit
An internship is a supervised, experiential learning project integrating study and practical work that allows students to acquire and apply knowledge through direct experience in a field related to their academic program. Internships are different from Private Readings, in that they focus on direct experience in a career field.
Oberlin students are eligible to receive one credit for a summer internship, providing it meets certain requirements. To determine whether your internship is eligible for credit, read through the guidelines below. If you meet the guidelines, schedule an appointment with Donna Russell.
Complete the following:
Note: After completing the Waiver and Registration forms, you will be registered for 1 credit. You are responsible for notifying the Career Center if you choose to no longer receive credit. You have until early September 2015 to notify the Career Center that you no longer want credit for the internship or you will receive No Pass on your transcript.
Complete the following assignments on ObieOpps during your summer internship:
To access the forms on ObieOpps:
1. Select "Internship Credit" from the Shortcut menu on the right side of your Home screen. The Internship Credit screen will display a list of your
current and past internships.
2. Locate your current internship and click the “Edit” button to display the Learning Agreement; the Mid-summer Evaluation, Student Self Evaluation and Student Evaluation of Employer tabs are next to the Learning Agreement tab.
3. Refer to the on-screen instructions to complete the form. Click “Save” when you are done.
Note: If you do not submit a completed Learning Agreement, Mid-summer Evaluation, Final Evaluations and meet with Donna Russell by the deadline, you will receive No Pass on your transcript.
Please contact the Career Center at email@example.com or 440.775.8140 if you have questions.