Internships

Potter Park Zoo offers unpaid internships to college students or college graduates in animal related fields as well as those interested in education, hospitality, and marketing.

Those seeking an education department internship, please click here.

Those seeking animal related internships are asked to read Potter Park Zoo's animal care internship description and requirements here. Please apply here.

Deadlines and other relevant dates for animal care internship applicants are below: 

Spring 2017

Applications due: Oct. 21, 2016
Interviews begin: Oct. 24, 2016
Applicants notified by: Nov. 2, 2016
Internship start date: Jan. 9, 2017
Internship end date: April 28, 2017