Paid Hospitality Internships

"Our internships focus on three core disciplines: food service, housekeeping, and customer service. In this one position, you will receive the foundational skills required for a career in the hospitality industry - and its an awesome way to travel the USA"

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American Cruise Lines’ internship program offers undergraduate college students a chance to live and work onboard one of our cruise ships for 12 weeks. We are searching for students of all class years who have a passion for hospitality and desire to apply the concepts that they are learning in their courses to a more real-world setting. Through immersive, hands-on opportunities, students will be able strengthen their expertise and leadership skills while positioning themselves for growth in the hospitality industry.

College Interns are hired at 3 major points during the season: Spring (March - May), Summer (June - Aug) and Fall (Sept - Nov). We will try our best to customize your internship experience with us in order to help you meet the specific major requirements for your college or university. Our internships may be used for college credit depending on your school.


Our spring internships also are ideal for students who will be graduating in December. Whether you are looking for some experience in the hospitality industry or just need a transition before taking the next step in your career, our spring internship will do much to strengthen your communication, teamwork, and time management skills. The position will help to prepare you for both a future in hospitality as well as a career in the business field.

HOspitality INTERNSHIP Spring 2016 > APPLY

Management internships may also be available for students who successfully complete the Hospitality Internship. Please contact us for details.

We partner with many colleges and universities' hospitality programs. If your school is interested in learning more please contact us at

Intern Career Path

  • After Sophomore Year> Hotel Service Member Intern

  • After Junior Year> Hotel Management Intern

  • After Graduation> Full-Time Position