Internship Program

Business people

UF and Santa Fe students enrolled in IT-related programs are recruited each semester for various internship opportunities within our department.  The selected interns gain valuable work experience and learn new software, technical, and teamwork skills.  Many students register for and receive credit hours for their internship through their degree programs.  Prior interns have assisted with system documentation, business process diagrams, user guides, process automation, web development, testing, repository management, research and product evaluations, data modelling and data flow diagrams.


Applicants must be enrolled in one of the following:

  • An IT-related graduate program at UF
  • An IT-related Bachelor program at UF or Santa Fe College (in the senior year)


Fall 2017 Internships

We are offering the following unpaid internship opportunities for the Fall 2017 semester – from August 28 through December 6, 2017.  Selected interns will gain real-world experience as members of collaborative professional teams and learn a variety of IT skills while working 10-12 hours per week at UF.

Project Management Analyst – COMPASS Student Records

COMPASS is a multi-year initiative to replace the current student software applications, from admission and registration through graduation.  This is the highest priority IT initiative at UF.  The intern will assist the Student Records team with management of various COMPASS projects. The intern will learn about project management, project documentation, and project website management, and may gain experience with HP Project and Portfolio Management (PPM), Microsoft Project, SharePoint, and other Microsoft Office tools (Visio and Excel). The intern may also attend project meetings and learn how to create requirements specifications and business process diagrams.                                                                                                            

Location:  Ayers Building (720 NW 2nd Ave)

Change Control Analyst

UFIT supports hundreds of software and hardware systems and applications that provide the UF Community with the tools they need to do business.  UFIT Enterprise Systems is responsible for the implementation, modification, and maintenance of many of these systems, and the Change Control team manages the change process.  The intern will assist the Change Control staff with migrations from our TST, QAT and PRD environments and will learn the detailed steps necessary to complete the change process from creation to deployment.   Some experience with PeopleSoft development tools is required.                                                                                 

Location:  UF East Campus

Application Support Analyst - PeopleSoft

Join UFIT’s Application Support team, providing PeopleSoft functional support to the business offices that make UF run.  The intern will hone their teamwork, collaboration, and quality assurance skills and learn how business users leverage the ERP system to pay thousands of faculty and staff, manage their employment records and benefits, manage the finances, and manage nearly a billion dollars in research projects.  The intern must possess strong attention to detail and excellent analytical, communication, and organizational skills.  Knowledge of PeopleSoft and Oracle PL/SQL is preferred.                                                                                                          

Location:  UF East Campus

Web Developer - Salesforce  (2 internships available)

Salesforce is an enterprise CRM solution for Higher Education used to manage the student lifecycle and associated connections.  As an active member of our development team, the intern will learn and gain experience with Salesforce.  Prior experience with Java, C# and web development is required.           

Location:  UF East Campus                                                                 



  • 08/01/17:   First day to apply
  • 08/08/17:   Last day to apply
  • 08/15/17:   Intern interviews completed
  • 08/28/17:   First day of internship
  • 12/06/17:   Last day of internship


How to Apply 

The internship application period is 08/01/17 – 08/08/2017.  Click HERE to apply.  Be prepared to upload a cover letter and resume as part of the application.  NOTE:  You may apply for only one internship.  Do not submit multiple applications . . . only the first one will be kept.

Interviews for selected candidates will be held August 9th - August 15th.  Traveling? No problem . . . we can conduct interviews via phone or Skype.


Application Submissions are now closed for Fall 2017