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UC San Diego LGBT Resource Center Internship Program

The overall goal of the UC San Diego LGBT Resource Center Internship program is to develop LGBT interns in their leadership practice in order to enhance and increase the broader LGBTQIA+ movement and contribute to a more just, equitable society for the future.

LGBT Resource Center Interns will develop skills and competency in the following areas:

  • Making referrals to campus and community resources
  • Group Facilitation
  • Event planning and management
  • Self-reflection and identity development
  • Office Administration
  • Program Development and Evaluation
  • Ability to understand the connections between theory and praxis
  • Community building
  • Social Justice

During the course of the internship, students receive:

  • Mentoring and supervision from professional staff
  • Leadership Development opportunities
  • Social Justice Education

Apply to be an intern for the 2017-2018 school year

To apply complete online application by Application deadline is January 24, 2017 at 4pm

Requirements for Internship

  • Must be a full-time UCSD undergraduate student for the entire academic year with registration fees paid in full
  • Must be able to work 10 hours per week
  • Total employment hours at UCSD must not exceed 19.5 hours per week
  • Must be able to work afternoon/evening shifts between 4:00pm – 9:00pm

• Must attend Fall Staff Training (September 11-27, 2017), Winter Staff Trainings (January 7th, 2018), and Spring Staff Training (April 1st, 2018)
• Must attend Campus Community Center Intern Retreat October 6, 7, 8, 2017.
• Must complete a Queer Student Action Project (QSAP)
• Must be enrolled in the Critical Gender Studies (CGS) 199 class in the Spring M (3-4:30pm) 

  • Must be available Monday, Wednesday, Friday 3-4:30 of 2017-2018 academic year.


$12.50 Per Hour (maximum of 10 hours a week)

Positions available:

  • Art and Activism Intern
  • Audre Lorde Intern for Liberation and Healing
  • Bayard Rustin Intern for Education and Activism
  • Community Engagement Intern
  • Library Intern
  • Outreach and Marketing Intern
  • Rainbow Newsletter Intern
  • Social Justice Education Intern
  • Sylvia Rivera Intern for Politics and Human Rights

Internship Descriptions

Attend a LGBT RC Intern Hiring Information Session:

Fall Quarter |Week 10 | Tues 11/29 |12-1pm | LGBTRC Conference Room
Winter Quarter|Week 1 | Thurs 1/12 |4-5pm  | LGBTRC Conference Room

Need more info or have questions? Please email Maribel at mpgomez@ucsd.edu.