The University of Louisville Athletic Association, Inc. (ULAA), has developed a practical, career-building internship model to prepare the next generation of athletic administrators and sports industry professionals. This exclusive ten-month program offers hands-on experience and programming opportunities for passionate, hardworking graduate or professional degree-seeking students to develop knowledge, skills, and abilities in athletic administration.
Positions are available within several focus areas and prepares interns for an entry- or mid-level position in athletic administration and/or the sports industry. To be considered, candidates must be enrolled at the University of Louisville in a graduate or professional degree program. Those selected will be assigned to various departments within ULAA depending on individual preference, interests, and/or skill sets.
Duration of Internship: August 5, 2024 - May 23, 2025
Take a look at additional information regarding the program benefits below.
Interns are awarded financial aid to cover a portion of tuition (amount dependent upon funding and number of interns accepted). If intern's tuition is already paid in full, the financial aid may be used as a stipend to cover living expenses. Financial award for 2024-2025 will be $15,450 total/$7725 per semester. PLEASE NOTE: Financial aid received from the internship program may affect the intern's loan received from another source. Interns should check with the UofL Financial Aid Office for more information prior to accepting the internship.
Practical experience at a NCAA Division I (FBS) institution in the Atlantic Coast Conference (an NCAA Autonomy Conference).
Comprehensive personal and professional development.
Networking opportunities with athletic administrators, influential leaders, business executives, and experts within the sports industry.
Development of transferable job skills.
One-on-one mentorship from a staff member.
Other possible perks may include, but are not limited to: game tickets, volunteer opportunities at events (e.g., NCAA Championship events hosted by UofL) adidas and/or UofL merchandise.
Must be a graduate or professional degree-seeking student who will be enrolled full-time (as determined by student's academic program) at the University of Louisville for the 2024-2025 academic year.
About University of Louisville Athletic Association
The University of Louisville is a state supported research university located in Kentucky's largest metropolitan area. UofL is a NCAA Division I institution with an athletics program that competes at the Football Bowl Subdivision level as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference. UofL sponsors 23 varsity sports programs, including 10 men's and 13 women's teams. For more about UofL, visit www.louisville.edu or www.gocards.com.