Application Process


Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences admits three students on a competitive basis each year to the Recreational Therapy Internship at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota.

How to apply

  1. Arrange internship participation. Contact your school's academic clinical education (fieldwork) coordinator to arrange to participate in the Recreational Therapy Internship.
  2. Begin the application process. Once your participation is approved by both your academic clinical education coordinator and the Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences Recreational Therapy Internship director, you receive a packet of materials to be completed and returned to Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences.
  3. Complete the application process. Follow and complete all steps on the application checklist that is provided in the application packet.

    Your complete application and supporting documentation must be mailed to the internship director three months prior to the internship start date.

    Applicants may arrange a visit with recreational therapy faculty to learn more about the Recreational Therapy Internship and internship responsibilities. No interviews are held for internship positions.

April 06, 2015