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Semester in NYC

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Imagine a semester in New York City – a place with endless possibilities. Now imagine experiencing it with the support of Whitman faculty, alumni, and peers.

Whitman NYC is designed for junior students who are interested in gaining practical work experience and completing academic coursework – while connecting with Whitman alumni and immersing oneself in New York City life. Past internship placements have included Goldman Sachs, Acuity Partners, and more.

Applications are now being accepted for the Whitman NYC Spring 2023 Semester:

  • Interested in learning more? Attend a virtual information session on Wednesday, April 20th at 5:30 pm
  • Email Lindsay Quilty ( to RSVP

Earn up to 15 credits; the curriculum includes:

  • 3 credits: WRT307 (taken online)
  • 3 credits: Arts & Science elective (taken online)
  • 3-6 credits: Internship (BUA470): Minimum 10 hours of work per week
  • 3 credits: January NYC-based Whitman elective


  • Must be a junior student by Fall 2022
  • GPA > 3.0
  • Must have completed both integrated cores

Apply Now! Applications will be accepted for Spring 2023 participation on a rolling basis. Questions? Please contact Lindsay Quilty.