A powerful opportunity for your education and career.

Educating the Whole Person — Mind, Body, Heart and Spirit Founded in 1818, Saint Louis University is one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious Catholic universities. SLU, which also has a campus in Madrid, Spain, is recognized for world-class academics, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service.

Experience firsthand the transformative difference of a SLU education through our Virtual Internship, powered by GlobalShala. Build your résumé and skills before even starting your undergraduate program.

Adding real-world experience to your résumé helps you to stand out to future employers – including those you’ll find on campus as a student.

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About the Virtual Internship

Commit to work a total of 25-30 hours over four weeks.

Acquire valuable experience as you work on actual business problems.

Strengthen your communication, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.

Join a cohort of four or five students from around the globe to provide research-based recommendations for your sponsoring company’s project.

Choose from three areas of focus: digital marketing, data visualization, or entrepreneurship and innovation.

Virtual Internship schedule

Choose from four start dates:

Please register at least 1 week before your desired start date.

Please note: Depending on cohort size and availability, you may be asked to participate
in a different cohort than you initially requested.

Your Virtual Internship 4-week structure:

Week 1

Review your sponsor’s project materials and create a project plan with team members.

Week 2

Collect data, conduct research and analysis, and identify metrics.

Week 3

Conduct a cost/benefit analysis and develop recommendations.

Week 4

Participate in a group presentation and report summarizing your findings.

Take advantage of this exciting opportunity
to expand your network and gain valuable
real-world experience.

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Frequently Asked Questions

These virtual internships are experiential learning opportunities where you will be working with students like yourself from around the world, to solve real-life business problems. Each week you will be given a set of tasks to complete, all contributing and building towards your final report and presentation for the company.

Yes! You will be helping companies solve real-life business problems, and give recommendations on how to improve the same.

At the end of the experiential learning opportunity, you will get a certificate of completion and a badge of honor to recognize your effort and hard work.

This is a global internship where you will be working with students from around the world. You are free to coordinate your internal meetings at the convenience of all group members. There will be synchronous weekly assignments and check in meetings, and you will receive at least one week prior notice for the same.

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