Getting Credit for Your Internship


Please follow the steps below to receive credit for your internship or co-op. All the steps below are detailed in the Internship/Co-op Guidelines and Internship Contract forms.

Steps to Enroll:

Step 1: Review Internship Credit Guidelines

Step 2: Download and complete Internship Contract

Step 3: Email Completed Contract to cobadvis@calpoly.edu

  • Orfalea Student Services will provide a permission code to enroll in BUS 430/IT 419 providing that all portions of the contract are complete and accurate.

Step 4: Enroll in course through Student Center using permission number provided.

  • After enrolling in the course, you’ll be added to a PolyLearn.

Steps to receive credit:

Step 1: Upload Completed Progress Report 1 by deadline specified

Step 2: Upload Completed Progress Report 2 by deadline specified

Step 3: Upload Final Report to PolyLearn by date specified

  • Skip this step if you choose to extend your internship (see ‘Extending your Internship” process below).

Step 4: Work with employer to complete Employer Report and upload to PolyLearn by date specified

  • Skip this step if you choose to extend your internship (see ‘Extending your Internship” process below).

Extending Your Internship?

Step 1: In place of completing your final and employer report, complete Extending Your Internship Contract and email to cobadvis@calpoly.edu

  • Student Services will respond with a permission code to enroll in BUS 430/IT 419 providing that all portions of the contract are complete and accurate.
  • Once enrolled in the course, you’ll be added to a PolyLearn.

Step 2: Complete additional Progress Report 1, additional Progress Report 2, Final Report and Employer Report via PolyLearn by dates specified.

Questions?

If you have any questions, please reach out to Orfalea Student Services.

Location: Building 03, Room 100
Phone: (805) 756-2601
Email: cobadvis@calpoly.edu

For those students interested in looking for internships/co-ops, please see Career Services for more information and browse Mustang Jobs. You can also visit your concentration department on the fourth floor of the Orfalea College of Business, Building 03, for information specific to your concentration.