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Volunteer Services Department
300 Richmond Street
Providence, RI 02903
P: (401) 274-1122, ext. 42255
F: (401) 277-3711


By appointment only.

Parking for Volunteer Services- Interview or Orientation

You may park in the lot directly across from 300 Richmond in the assigned spots ONLY (8-9, 12-13, 14-15 and 80-84). In addition, there is an overflow lot just around the corner at the intersection of Elm and Chestnut Streets (next to Art Bar). It has small signs indicating it is for Women & Infants. There are also a number of metered spots around the area.

Mailing Address

Women & Infants Hospital
Volunteer Services Department
101 Dudley Street
Providence, RI 02905

Internship is defined as a work experience for which you will be receiving course credit through a college, university or technical/training program. These experiences usually involve a minimum of 10 hours per week in the hospital for the course of a semester. You must be in your junior or senior year for the semester of internship.

Important Dates for Summer and Fall 2016 Internship Applications

Summer Semester
  • Submit internship specifications listed below with resume by April 15, 2016.
  • Placements will need to be finalized by May 13, 2016.
Fall Semester
  • Submit internship specifications listed below and resume by July 15, 2016.
  • Placements will need to be finalized by August 12, 2016.

Application Requirements

To apply for an internship at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, please email Volunteer Services at with the specifications listed below and attach a copy of your resume. To consider your request we need all the following information within the timeframe specified above:

  • Dates of internship - start and end dates.
  • Number of weekly hours required.
  • Course name.
  • Subject or field of study.
  • Overall learning objectives - specify two.
  • Number of credits.


After review of your request submission, if your application suits one of our internship positions, you will be invited to register for one of our group interview sessions. The interviews are scheduled for the dates listed above.

Group Interview Session Dates
  • Tuesday, April 12th 3-4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 21st 4-5:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, April 27th 5-6:30 p.m.

Additional sessions will be added this summer for fall semester, if needed.

We cannot offer you an internship until you are fully aware of your availability weekdays during the internship timeframe. The dates of the interviews are set in the timeline we would expect your summer or fall schedule to be established.

If you are applying for a fall internship, and not able to come for the interview during the summer, please plan to come to one of the group interview sessions scheduled this spring. We will schedule additional sessions this summer, if needed.

Non-credit Experience

If you are looking for hospital-based experience for resume building or personal interest, without the credits, you should review the information outlined on the Adult Volunteer Program page to learn more about volunteer needs and priorities.

Thank you for your interest in Women & Infants Hospital.