Illinois in Washington (IIW) is an academic internship program open to all U of I undergraduates. Participants live and intern in Washington, DC, while taking U of I classes. IIW offers an exceptional opportunity to gain rewarding work experience while enjoying the political, intellectual, and cultural experiences that only the nation’s capital can offer. Student internships have included positions with members of Congress, political parties, think tanks, consulting groups, social justice organizations, and government agencies. Come and join us for an unforgettable semester in one of the most exciting cities in the world.