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Application Process

All applications must be submitted online. Applicants will be required to attach a cover letter, resume, and college transcript. Only complete applications are reviewed. Cover letters should be addressed to:

Mr. Aaron Ginandes, Attorney-in-Charge of the College Internship Program
New York County District Attorney's Office
Legal Hiring Unit
One Hogan Place
New York, NY 10013

Applications are accepted during the following time periods:

  • Summer Intern Program
    We begin accepting applications for the Summer Program on February 1st and the deadline is March 1st (5:00pm EST).
  • Fall Semester (September – December)
    We begin accepting applications for internships on May 1st and the deadline is June 1st.
  • Spring Semester (January – May)
    We begin accepting applications for internships on November 1st and the deadline is December 1st.

Interviews are scheduled on a rolling basis and students are encouraged to submit applications well before the deadline. We respond to all applications. If you have not heard from us your application is still pending. If you receive any offers or deadlines from other employers, please call the Legal Hiring staff.

Students invited to interview will be required to bring to the interview a one-page personal statement explaining your interest in public service, two letters of recommendation from professional or academic references, and an official college transcript.

College students may apply online by clicking on the link below. Please read all instructions carefully and hover over the question mark for more information. Documents should be in Word or PDF format.  

If you have or will receive your undergraduate degree before the internship program begins, click here for other opportunities at our office.

College Internship Application