The WVU Medicine Information Technology Internship is a 13-week, paid internship for undergraduate junior and senior students who provide technical support to various divisions within WVU Medicine Information Technology.

Interns are provided with the opportunity to complete significant and challenging IT work that allows them to gain real-world experience at the West Virginia University Health System, the state’s largest health system and largest employer.

The IT internship is available from mid-May to early August and is primarily based out of Morgantown, West Virginia, with remote positions also available.

Interns will gain valuable experience and participate in networking opportunities including:

  • Performing real IT work with an assigned mentor or manager
  • Using a variety of programs and platforms such as Epic, WordPress, IT cyber security applications, Fuji, Camtasia, NetLearning, Microsoft, and Webex
  • Developing a community service project
  • Attending social events with IT senior leaders and other interns (tentative, due to pandemic)

How to Apply

IT internship applications are accepted from September 1 through November 15. Applicants must have an overall 3.0 GPA and meet the job description requirements. If you fulfill these requirements, please submit your resume online.

If you have any questions about the internship or application process, please contact us at

A Word From the Executive Sponsor

Chuck Barkey
Assistant Vice President, WVU Medicine Information Technology

The WVU Medicine IT Internship is a special program – one that fulfills a vital role for the organization. WVU Medicine IT currently retains more than 60 percent of its prior interns as full-time employees. We have strengthened our teams with talented graduates from this internship. Each of these individuals is highly educated and enthusiastic to succeed in their IT career.

To be a part of this competitive program, you must have the drive to succeed, while completing challenging work for an advanced health system using leading technologies. If you are interested in this internship, please feel free to contact me with any questions at