IIW Program

Illinois in Washington (IIW): Unleash Your Potential in the Capital

Experience the Illinois in Washington (IIW) Program, where University of Illinois students have the exclusive opportunity to intern and study in Washington, D.C. Immerse yourself in the vibrant political and cultural environment, complementing your undergraduate coursework with real-world internships in fields like politics, public policy, journalism, history, economics, and communications. Live in Washington, D.C., take at least 12 credits of University of Illinois coursework, and gain a springboard for professional opportunities and career paths.

Student with U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth
IIW students Exploring D.C.
Student with Congresswoman Nikki Budzinski

Explore further details through the links below and unlock the door to success in the capital.