How to Apply

Application Process

Internships at AOL are rolling, meaning that there is no hard deadline for applications. All open positions are found on our website at Applicants may apply online directly with a resume and cover letter when required. Additional materials are not typically required unless specified in the job description.

Form of submission: We strongly prefer students to apply directly online at or, if they find an internship posting on their college's career site, feel free to follow the directions to apply listed there.

For questions please contact

Application Deadline

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.


Lauren Bloch
770 Broadway
New York, NY 10003
Phone: 212-402-4847


In order to partake in a US Internship at AOL students must be currently enrolled in an accredited university or have graduated within the last 6 months. Students must be authorized to work in the US for the duration of their internship.

While we do NOT require students to be of a specific academic year, the majority are incoming/current juniors or incoming/current seniors.

Field of Study: We do not require interns to be studying within a specific field. However, individual internships may prefer students with specific academic backgrounds.

Skills and Experience: The vast majority of our interns have had previous related internship experience at a media/technology/agency organization. Maintain a blog? Created your own start-up? We want to hear about it. In addition, we look for students who are team players, creative thinkers, embody the entrepreneurial sprit and who are not afraid to take initiative. Strong verbal and written communication skills is a must in any role. We also look for students who directly embody our AOL Values: We are in the business of helping people. Period. We say what we mean and do what we say. We act with integrity. We embrace change and a DNA of curiosity--we think big and take chances. We hire and empower smart people who love what they do. We trust and root for each other-we win as a team. We take fun seriously.

Time Commitment: Summer internships typically require a 40hr/week commitment. Semester internships typically are part time and ask for around 2-3 days a week availability. Specific requirements for specific roles are posted on all job descriptions.

Academic Credit Requirements: AOL Internships are paid and do NOT require you to receive academic credit.

GPA requirements: This may vary by individual internship.
Driver Requirement: n/a
Health requirement n/a

In order to qualify for an internship at AOL in the USA, candidates MUST be legally authorized to work in the U.S. Students eligible for CPT and OPT typically do quallify.