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Considering an Internship with Heart? Southwest’s Campus Reach Team wants to meet you this fall!


Are you a college student looking for an internship or full-time career? If you answered “yes,” then mark your calendars, because Southwest’s Campus Reach Team would love to chat with YOU as we travel to university campuses across the country this fall.


Southwest Airlines is home to one of the most diverse internship programs in the country, with 415 Interns onboard with us from 123 different universities and 39 different states in 2017. What makes our internship so unique is our legendary Culture, our awesome benefits and perks, and of course, opportunities to take your career to new heights. Learn more about who we are at Southwest at one of our university visits this fall!


Check out the map below to see where and when the Campus Reach Team, other Southwest Employees, and Campus Ambassadors (former Southwest Interns local to your school) will be this fall.


 We also plan to visit a few additional schools in the fall, more to come as we finalize the details:


  • Auburn University
  • George Mason University
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Texas Southern University
  • Texas Tech University
  • University of South Carolina
  • University of Texas at San Antonio


Career Fairs

At Southwest we want you to have fun and enjoy your work. Career Fairs are a great opportunity to chat with Southwest Employees and Campus Ambassadors, and share your passions and interests with us. With a variety of positions available each semester, we want to connect you with potential internships or careers at Southwest that align with your career aspirations. And, don’t forget to pick up some Southwest giveaways at our booth. Who doesn’t love free swag?


Information Sessions

College Interns at Southwest will not only get business experience in their particular field, but they will experience the famous Culture that makes Southwest Airlines home to some of the most highly sought-after internships year after year. We want to tell you about who we are at Southwest while learning about you in a more individualized setting!     


Can’t find your university on our map? No problem! Tune in to our Southwest Airlines Instagram for our virtual information session on Tuesday, October 2.


Campus Ambassadors

We decided who better to give you the inside scoop about an internship at Southwest then your peers who experienced our Company first-hand for a semester! We are thrilled to announce our recently developed Campus Ambassador Program, featuring a few of our outstanding Interns who are your resource on campus. Check out the map to see where we have Campus Ambassadors this fall.


Sneak Peek

We offer spring and summer semester internships, as well as full-time opportunities for recent college grads. Apply online at See below for important dates, and visit for the latest and greatest details.


Internship Opportunities

Spring 2019

  • Apply Sept. 1-14
  • Internship dates: Jan. 21-May 3

Summer 2019

  • Apply Oct. 1-19
  • Internship dates: May 20-Aug. 9


Direct College Hire Opportunities

Associate Business Analyst (ABA) and Associate Software Engineer (ASWE)

  • Apply Sept. 24-Oct. 3 or March 6-13
  • Start in December, June, or August