This orientation module will explain the requirements and process for registering for this experience, including how to utilize our resources to find an internship. If after viewing the module you have any questions on how to get started, please contact Sadie Randall.
Earn an Engaged Learning Notation on Your Transcript
As the preeminent international service organization of the United States, the Peace Corps sends Americans abroad to tackle the most pressing needs of people around the world.
As a Peace Corps Volunteer, you work at the grassroots level toward sustainable change that lives on long after your service—at the same time becoming a global citizen and serving your country. When you return home, you bring your knowledge and experiences—and a global outlook—that enriches the lives of those around you.
The Edge is an internship readiness program designed to empower students through self-assessment and development workshops. Edge focuses on topics employers consistently cite as critical in the areas of leadership and career preparation. The Edge Program gives you the resources and skills you need to land that coveted internship.
The Edge Program is targeted towards sophomores or juniors; however, registration is open to all students seeking an internship. Space is limited to 40 students per section.