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FDM Internship Policy and Guidlines
Students are encouraged to find and do internships related to their academic major. Please refer to these department policies and guidelines if you are interested in arranging an internship through the Film and Digital Media Department.
SUMMER INDEPENDENT FIELD STUDIES/UNDERGRADUATE INTERNSHIPS
Students who have arranged a summer internship for credit will enroll in UCSC Summer Session, after they have completed the paperwork with their faculty sponsor. The UCSC Summer Session office can answer questions about costs and enrollment procedures. http://summer.ucsc.edu; firstname.lastname@example.org; 831-459-2524.
Enrolling in UCSC Summer Session
Students can submit a completed and signed Petition for Individual Studies form (click here to download from the Office of the Registrar) to the Summer Session Office beginning May 1st. Field Studies are independent of session and may be completed any time during the ten-week period.
Fees for Independent Field Studies
**Please note-the fees indicated below are valid for the 2016 Summer Session**
Fees are $273 per unit. Fee examples below:
NOTE: Students eligible for financial aid should allow two to three weeks for the Summer Session Office to set up the Independent Field Study and the Financial Aid Office to process the financial aid award.
Independent field studies students do not receive a summer sticker for ID Cards (unless purchased separately for an additional $287 campus fee). Students interested in purchasing a buss pass for the summer should contact UCSC TAPS office: http://taps.ucsc.edu/
Deadlines for Summer Independent Field Studies (2016)
* Final day to enroll: July 29, Friday
* Last day to drop & receive refundable fees: August 1, Monday
($50 is non-refundable cancellation fee if you drop all units)
Grades for Independent Field Studies
Grades for all field studies should be available after September 3, 2016
For the most recent information on Summer Session Independent Studies visit: http://summer.ucsc.edu/courses/summer-academies-and-programs/field.html
Summer Session Home: http://summer.ucsc.edu/