Community and Regional Development

Natalie Nguyen, intern at the Federal Reserve.

Internship Ideas

Some of the possibilities available to Community and Regional Development majors in Washington DC:

  • National Low-Income Housing Coalition
  • Surface Transportation Policy Project
  • Population Reference Bureau
  • Partners for Livable Communities
  • National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials
  • Urban Land Institute
  • US Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • Washington DC Department of Health
  • US Department of Health and Human Services

Major/Minor Credit

Many UCD majors and minors incorporate credits earned while completing an internship and/or an independent research project.  Students in some programs have been able to use their Washington Program Internship (WAS 192) and Research Seminar (WAS 199) credits as substitutions for their major or minor requirements. 

Check with your advisor to see if you can do this as well!