Site Logo
HACU Tagline
HACU National Internship Program / Students 

 Begin Your Future Here

Pictured: Summer 2014 Interns, HNIP Staff, & Federal Agency Liaisons

Bienvenido and welcome! Our program's mantra is "Opening Doors of Opportunity, Abriendo Puertas de Oportunidad" because we believe that HNIP can be the formative experience by which you can grow both personally and professionally.  Federal agencies and corporations partner with us because year after year HNIP recruits some of the brightest and most talented students from across the country.  Join the more than 10,000 program alumni who have benefited from the exposure to industry, professional development, and mentoring and networking opportunities. Please use the tabs at left to learn more about our program and to submit your online application.

Recruitment Schedule 

HACU staff visit many schools across the country to discuss our program benefits, eligibility requirements, and application process. Please check this page for updates and additions to our recruitment schedule.  We also post recruitment visits on our social media pages.  Please our Facebook page or to stay up to date on our outreach efforts.


Friday, January 6, 2017: Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO) Career Fair 

Monday, January 30, 2017: University of New Mexico - Albuquerque, Information Sessions (location: SOE and Student Union), 10am-5pm

Tuesday, January, 31, 2017: New Mexico Tech Career Fair (location: Fidel Ballroom), 9:30am-3pm


Wednesday, February 1, 2017: New Mexico State - Las Cruces Career Fair (location: Corbett Center Student Union), 9:30am-3pm

Thursday & Friday, February 2-3, 2017: University of Texas El Paso Career Fair - Business & Engineering (location: Union Building East, 3rd Floor), 9am-2pm

Monday, February 06, 2017: NOVA Southeastern University, Information Session (Career Development Library - Horvitz Administration Building) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Monday, February 06, 2017: Miami Dade College- North Campus, Information Session (TBD) 2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Tuesday, February 07, 2017: Florida Atlantic University-Boca Raton Campus, All Majors Career Fair (Campus Recreation and Fitness Center), 12:00 pm-4:00 pm

Wednesday, February 08, 2017: St. Thomas University, Information Session (Library D-Lab), 12:15 pm-1:30 pm

Thursday, February 09, 2017: Miami Dade College- Wolfson Campus, Information Session (TBD) 9:30 am-10:30 am

Thursday, February 09, 2017: Florida International University, Career Fair (Graham Center Ballrooms), 2:00 pm-6:00 pm

Friday, February 10, 2017: Miami Dade College- Interamerican Campus, Information Session (TBD) 9:00 am-10:00 am

Monday, February 13, 2017: University of Illinois-Chicago, Information Session (603, Student Center East), noon-1:30 pm

Tuesday, February 14, 2017: Morton College, Information Table (cafeteria), 11:00 am-12:30 pm, Information Session, 1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Wednesday, February 15, 2017: Northeastern Illinois University, Information Session (Building B, Room 159), 11:00 am-12:15 pm

Wednesday, February 15, 2017: Wilbur Wright College, Information Session (The Gateway Advising and Transfer Center), 2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Thursday, February 16, 2017: Saint Xavier University, Information Session (Room L127, Warde Academic Center), 11 am-Noon

Thursday, February 16, 2017: 35th USHLI National Conference Exhibit Show Grand Opening/Networking Reception 5:00 pm-8:00 pm

Friday, February 17, 2017: 35th USHLI National Conference Career Fair 10: 00 am-12:00 pm


Thursday, March 2, 2017: NYU Wagner 2017 Public Service Career Expo, open for multiple schools. (NYU Kimmel Center) 3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Friday, March 3, 2017: Brooklyn College Spring 2017 Internship/Job Fair (Student Center) 11:30 am-2:00 pm

Recruitment Materials

We are grateful to all former program participants who have shared the great news about HNIP.  We ask that you continue to spread the word.  Our program is only as good as the quality of the students that apply.  Our sponsoring agencies and supervisors demand talented, motivated, and high-achieving students who are willing to take on whatever challenge is presented to them.  Please send and resend our recruitment flyer to fellow students and friends that you feel would be up for the challenge and would benefit from this amazing opportunity.  We thank you in advance for all your outreach efforts.