Skip to Content

Student Internship Program at UPMC Horizon and UPMC Jameson

UPMC Horizon and UPMC Jameson promote health care professions with student internships. To manage student internships across the UPMC system, the Education Department receives and processes all internship applications. We will approve student interns whose college course of study requires an internship based on availability.

How to Apply for a Student Internship

Prior to completing any requirements, contact the Education Department by emailing

Emails will be answered between 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday to confirm placement availability.

Please include the following in your email:

  • Desired Location (Horizon Greenville, Horizon Farrell, or Jameson)
  • Name of school
  • Area of Study
  • Department of interest
  • Anticipated internship dates
  • Total hours required
  • Contact information 

Once availability is confirmed, you will need to complete the below requirements. These will be submitted to your faculty.
All requirements must be completed and approved by UPMC prior to starting an internship.

  • Completed and signed Student Internship Application (PDF)
  • Signed acknowledgment of the Orientation Manual (PDF)
  • UPMC Confidentiality Agreement (PDF)
  • Parking Activation Form (PDF)
  • Act 73 Visit, search by state, select "digital fingerprint," enter service code 1KG756, and make an appointment
  • Act 33
  • Act 34 PA State Criminal Background Check (PATCH)
  • Written verification of a health examination completed within the past 12 months
  • Proof of 2 step PPD/Mantoux Tuberculosis Screen (must be completed within 3 weeks of each other and not more than 1 year old) OR QuantiFERON tb-Gold
  • Proof of Influenza Vaccination (Completed within the past 12 months)
  • Signed Hepatitis B Statement (PDF)
  • Proof of Rubella Titer
  • History of Varicella
  • Proof of COVID vaccine status
  • The following Mandatory Training Modules.  Print the certificates of completion to retain in your files.

Access Mandatory Training Modules for all at UPMC here.

Access Mandatory Clinical Training Modules here.