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2019 New York State Senate & Assembly Internships

Earn while you learn in Albany! For over 35 years the New York State Assembly and Senate have offered paid internships to four year degree seeking students in any major during the legislative session that begins every January and runs through May. Over 35 Farmingdale students have been awarded and participated in the internship program. 
This applied learning course provides valuable experience working in state government, and students earn up to fifteen credit hours towards their degree while serving in these positions. Session Interns receive a stipend of $5,025 and are in residence in Albany. 
Students are eligible to receive up to a full semester of academic credit for your internship. Juniors and Seniors are eligible for this internship

  • Stipend of $5,025 for the Spring 2019 Undergraduate Semester.
  • Residence is in Albany 
  • Full Semester of ACADEMIC CREDIT.
  • ALL MAJORS and ALL SCHOOLS are encouraged to apply.
  • Excellent networking and career building opportunity.
  • Applications available now-through the Dean's office. Please inquire!
  • Please note, Students may apply to both the Senate and Assembly Internships.
  • Applications must be submitted by hand through the Dean's office.

"Working for the NYS Assembly was probably one of the best experiences I've had. I learned an incredible amount of administrative and office skills from this internship and it helped me to grow not only as a student but as worker and also helped me grow as a person."
Kristofer Cutrone, Intern Spring 2016




  • Upcoming Information Sessions
  • 9/6/18 11:00am, Campus Center Meeting Room B
  • 9/13/18 11:00am, Campus Center Meeting Room A

Application Process:
Fill out Applications and hand deliver them to the Dean's Office, BUSC Room 323. Please make sure you have all the materials asked in the application. 
If you have any questions or need assistance throughout the application process, please reach out to Professor Clifford at nysli@farmingdale.edu

NYS Senate Application NYS Assembly Application