Business & Financial Affairs
Barge 303
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., M-F
(509) 963-2323

What is the Step Up Internship Program?

The Step Up internship program is a paid internship offered to students of all majors at Central Washington University (CWU) which extends for two academic years with three rotations (two quarters per rotation). This internship is offered by the Business & Financial Affairs (BFA) division at CWU.

The Step Up program works to provide students the opportunity to:

  • Work within Central Washington University BFA departments
  • Experience how business is conducted at an institutional level
  • Contribute to university projects
  • Partake in job shadowing in different university departments
  • Receive professional mentoring
  • Gain REAL WORLD experience

Interns will have the opportunity to select three BFA departments they are interested rotating between --we will do our best to place you in at least one. What departments would be ideal for you? Check out the links below for information about each.

  • Auxiliary Enterprises
  • Business Services
  • Contracts & Purchasing
  • Financial Planning & Analysis
  • Human Resources
  • Internal Audit

Application Requirements

Students of sophomore/junior standing

Students must have a 3.0 minimum Grade Point Average