Spring/Summer 2020 Update

All applications for Spring & Summer PCIP are now closed. For any additional information check the information below.

Fall 2020 PCIP information will be coming soon.

Spring 2020

PCIP Semester

In line with the College requiring students to leave campus as coronavirus precaution, the CDO will be discontinuing The PCIP Semester program for the rest of the semester. Please check the email sent on 3/12/2020 for additional details.

Summer: International 2020

Due to the unprecedented nature of current events and the uncertainty of the coming months, Pomona is suspending all college-funded student international travel through summer 2020. Finalists, please check the email sent on 3/24/2020 for additional details.

Summer: Domestic 2020 & Rolling Deadline

Announcing New PCIP Rolling Deadline for Summer 2020

The Career Development Office will continue to accept PCIP Summer Domestic 2020 applications on a rolling basis through May 15th for secured remote opportunities on a first come, first serve basis depending on funding availability. First priority will be given to students who submitted by the April 6th deadline.​

For more additional information regarding PCIP eligibility, please visit the PCIP FAQ page.

For questions, please email PCIP@pomona.edu.


The Career Development Office offers two distinguished internship programs with the Pomona College Internship Program (PCIP) -- PCIP Semester and PCIP Summer Experience. Both programs aid students in the process of exploring & determining a career path, gaining a rich understanding of a particular field and/or organization, building & growing their professional networks, and enhancing the understanding of how their liberal arts education will be applied in a professional work environment.

PCIP Semester

Occurs every Fall &  Spring and provides students with a generous stipend to pursue part-time, unpaid experiential learning opportunities with employers in Los Angeles and the Inland Empire. Students are able to secure their own opportunity or apply through Handshake to "PCIP Approved" listings.

PCIP Summer

Occurs during the summer and provides students with a stipend to help alleviate some of the costs of pursuing a summer internship in the US or internationally. There are two separate application processes for International & Domestic funding, and the application process includes a budget proposal, resume, cover letter, short essay responses, references, and a panel interview with a committee of faculty and staff.

For more information, students may contact the Career Development Office at PCIP@pomona.edu.  Employers can learn more about hiring interns through PCIP, or contact the Employer Relations team at Recruiting@pomona.edu