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Intern Stipend and Benefits

Interns are currently paid $22,473 for full-time work. The internship will start on July 20th, 2017.


As a university employee, interns receive excellent benefits, including:

  • Health insurance (with a generous employer contribution)
  • Vacation time
  • Sick leave
  • Dissertation release time (1 hour per week)
  • Extensive Dissertation release time (over semester breaks and summer)

Professional development time is also provided (up to 4 days per year) for attending conferences, job search interviews and/or dissertation committee meetings.


Interns are entitled to a full range of medical and insurance plans available to all exempt staff working on campus. This includes:

  • Major medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Long-term disability
  • Life insurance

Bear Card and Parking

Interns receive a staff I.D. card which allows them to use the UNC library and check out materials for an extended length of time. Interns are also permitted to purchase a Faculty parking sticker, which allows for parking adjacent to Cassidy Hall. Free, on-street parking is also available near the center.

Office Space

The Center provides interns with private, fully furnished offices. Each office is equipped with a computer with word processing, electronic mail capabilities and the Titanium scheduling package.

Web cams are installed in each trainee office to allow for digital recordings of client sessions.