Semester in the City

take a first step to improving your future and others': Apply to Semester in the City

Apply to Semester in the City in Boston and get help lining up a great internship (along with intensive mentoring and skill-building), an affordable apartment, and a full semester of credit. Semester in the City allows you to:

  • Gain experience that will open doors to jobs in the fast-growing social sector as well as the private sector;

  • Make a difference in the world and develop your sense of passion and purpose through hands-on projects at a leading non-profit, social mission business, or government agency;

  • Magnify your impact through critical thinking skills learned in our Becoming a Problem Solver and Social Innovator’s Tool Box courses and workshops;

  • Live in Boston in our affordable apartments with other Semester in the City students; the cost of Semester in the City is the same or less than the cost of a typical semester on campus;

  • Grow your professional voice and communication skills through real-world experiences and coaching from a dedicated mentor – all while earning a full semester of academic credit.

Semester in the City is a chance to build passion and purpose, skills and networks in one fully-credited, life-advancing semester in Boston.  

Experience what past students called “the future of education” and “the best educational and leadership building program of my life.” 

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