Welcome to Semester in Washington Politics
Learn the art of politics first hand. Find out how to navigate the halls of power in DC, thrive on the campaign trail, and effect change in your community.
Spend your semester gaining real world experience by interning for a political party, an advocacy organization, a consulting firm, or even a Member of Congress!
Go behind the curtain and meet the power players of Washington DC! Our weekly networking events give you the chance to meet influential elected officials, policymakers, consultants, journalists, and more!
Build a relationship that will last through your semester and beyond with our mentoring program. Get a chance to sit down with an SIWP alum or other professional working in DC and chat about the city, the program, and your future!