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Research, Internship and Applied Learning Opportunities

Applied learning experiences engage students in real world situations requiring them to put into action the knowledge and skills they are developing through academic coursework. These experiences help students connect academic learning to the real world, enabling them to obtain and enhance the knowledge and skills required for employment, further education, and active participation in the local community.

Applied learning experiences at The University of Hawai╩╗i at Hilo can include:

  • Internships and practical experience with local businesses and agencies
  • Involvement in faculty research
  • Artistic and creative endeavors
  • Student employment

Resources for programs, departments and agencies providing applied learning experiences can be found below:

UH Hilo Campus Applied Learning Programs:

Internship Opportunities:

  • College Central : Browse local and national internship and job postings.
  • Internship Courses: UH Hilo offers numerous internship credit courses. Course descriptions can be found in the UH Hilo Catalog. For more information on an internship course, please contact the Department Chair or College Deans Office. The current schedule of courses offered can be found on the Check Class Availability page.

Student Employment Opportunities: