City Scholars Internship

Gain valuable work experience and go behind the scenes of Chicago’s tech sector.

Intern in Chicago

Learn in Chicago

  • Take courses in-person and online in Chicago.
  • Learn from The Grainger College of Engineering faculty in small class sizes.
  • Participate in 200-400 level CS, ECE and TE courses.

Live in Chicago

  • Live with classmates in UIC single student residence housing or on your own
  • Access UIC student services for health, recreation facilities and libraries.
  • Navigate the city with a CTA U-PASS (optional purchase).
  • Experience the diverse City of Chicago with easy access to museums, parks, events, programs, sporting events and food.


Through my internship, I’ve made connections and worked with technologies I would not have in the classroom – from full stack development to simulated trading strategies. The city life is an added bonus.

Allison Daemicke
CS + Statistics Student | 4170 Trading Intern