Program Deliverables & Fees

Note: Program deliverables and fees only apply to students who receive an internship offer. There are no academic penalties or fees for students who do not receive an offer.

Program Deliverables

After you receive a valid internship offer, you will be enrolled in SS 3990A/B/Y and SS 3995A/B/Y, a 0.5 credit that is graded on a PAS/FAI basis.

To earn your credit, you will complete the following deliverables:

  • Internship Agreement / Orientation – Sign a program agreeement before the start of the work term and attend a pre-departure workshop.
  • Mid-point Check-In  – To be completed approximately six to eight weeks after the start of the work term.
  • Employer Evaluation - To be completed just prior to completion of the work term.
  • Final Assignment – Complete a technical report, video report or blog article reflection. Further details will be provided via Course Outline upon enrollment.
  • Presentation - Present a 5 minute summary of your experience to a class in your departmentor submit a video presentation.

A course outline will be provided upon enrollment. See 2022-23 Course Outline as a reference.

The SSIP Experiential Learning Coordinator will be in contact with you while you are on internship, to keep you informed of important dates and deadlines. Please make sure to check your Western e-mail account regularly.


As of May 2023, the internship fee for hired students is $500 per work term. This fee will be applied to your record upon course enrollment, and is payable through Student Center.