GSICE: How to Apply

Internships and Experiential Learning Peer Teams: Winter 2024

We will be offering the content from the Grad 285 class as Peer Team in Winter 2024 (January-March). Signups for peer teams will take place in late Fall 2023. Need help now? Make an appointment with a career counselor! 

Learn more about peer teams

How to Apply (2022)

The application has two components:

  • General applicant information
  • Career interests and motivations, including three short answer essay questions
  • Once you begin the application, you will not be able to exit and return to it again. Please preview the application before you begin, and set aside about 30 minutes to complete the application. 

Preview the Application 

Apply now 

Info Session (2/10/22)

Eligibility for the Program (2022)

  • All UCSF postdocs, and all PhD students who have passed their qualifying exam, are eligible for the program.
  • Students must have passed their qualifying exams and must be in good academic standing.
  • Students and postdocs must have written approval from both their P.I./ Advisor and Graduate Program Director to do a formal internship.
  • International students and scholars are very welcome to be part of the class, and should consult with an advisor in the International Students and Scholars Office before or during the class to determine their specific situation with regards to pursing an internship.
  • Classes for the Spring 2022 program will take place on alternate Thursdays from 12-2 p.m. during the Spring (March 31 to June 9, 2022).

Please note that the Spring 2022 GSICE course will be conducted virtually. Course materials will be distributed online, and interactive sessions will be held on Zoom. If you are unable to attend interactive sessions due to illness, childcare, etc., you may participate asynchronously. 

If you have any questions, please email us! [email protected].

Upcoming Events


OCPD Office Hours (for Graduate Students and Postdocs)

Date: April 15, 2024
Time: 4 - 5 p.m.

OCPD Office Hours (for Graduate Students and Postdocs)

Date: April 23, 2024
Time: 12 - 1 p.m.

Assess Yourself: How inclusive are you at work/in the lab?

Date: April 30, 2024
Time: 12 - 2 p.m.