/ Washington Honors Semester


Unlike most off-campus study programs, Washington Honors Semester participants do not spend half of their time in conventional classroom settings. Rather, students intern four days a week for the entire semester.

Washington Honors Semester students visiting The AtlanticThe program is unique in terms of the attention students receive in securing their internships. The list below includes a sampling of past internships held by our students:

  • Bread for the World
  • Borgen Project
  • World Vision
  • Council for Opportunity in Education
Immigrant Rights
  • CAIR Coalition
  • International Justice Mission
Legal/Law Enforcement
  • American Bar Association
  • Center for Public Justice
  • The Federalist Society
  • National District Attorneys Association
  • Public Defender Service
  • United States Supreme Court
  • National Archives
  • National Museum of American History
  • The Smithsonian
Political Advocacy and Lobby Organizations
  • The Advocacy Project
  • Alliance to End Hunger
  • Americans for Tax Reform
  • Bipartisan Policy Center
  • Center for American Progress
  • Center for International Policy
  • Child Advocacy and Women’s Rights International
  • Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute
  • Emily’s List
  • Fair Vote
  • Feminist Majority Foundation
  • Freedom Works
  • Human Rights Campaign
  • Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
  • National Council of US-Arab Relations
  • Partnership for Public Service
  • US Public Interest Research Group
  • A Wider Circle
Political – HillDemocrat
  • Rep. John Dingell
  • Rep. Dan Kildee
  • Rep. George Miller
  • Rep. Brad Schneider
  • Rep. Elissa Slotkin
  • Sen. Tammy Duckworth
  • Sen. Dick Durbin
  • Sen. Gary Peters
  • Sen. Debbie Stabenow
Political – HillRepublican
  • Republican National Committee
  • Rep. Justin Amash
  • Rep. Dan Benishek
  • Rep. Jack Bergman
  • Rep. Mike Bishop
  • Rep. Bill Huizenga
  • Rep. Steve King
  • Rep. Adam Kinzinger
  • Rep. Doug Lamborn
  • Rep. David McKinley
  • Rep. Paul Mitchell
  • Rep. John Moolenaar
  • Rep. Greg Pence
  • Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner
  • Rep. Fred Upton
  • Rep. Tim Walberg
  • Sen. Roy Blunt
  • Bipartisan Policy Center
  • Center for American Progress
  • Center for Public Justice
  • Council on Hemispheric Affairs
  • Institute for Policy Studies
  • Organization of American States
  • Osgood Center for International Studies
  • Securities and Exchange Commission
  • US Department of Agriculture
  • US Department of Commerce
  • US Department of Education
  • US Department of State
  • The White House
  • Trinity Forum
Think Tanks
  • American Enterprise Institute
  • The Heritage Foundation