Welcome to WilDCats at the Capitol

Spend a semester interning in Washington, DC with your fellow Wildcats. WilDCats at the Capitol is the University of Kentucky's internship program that offers any UK student the opportunity to intern, earn course credit and gain experience at the highest levels of government while living in the nation's capital. 


Calling all WilDCats! Now accepting applications for the FALL SEMESTER!


Read eligibility and program details throughout this website.

Ready to apply? Here is the form!

Questions? Check out the FAQs or contact psintern@uky.edu.  

The Selection Committee will begin reviewing applications on March 19, 2021.


(Note: The internship program is suspended for the spring and summer semesters due to COVID-19.

The steering committee continues to closely monitor health and safety conditions.)