University Relations

Frequently Asked Questions

How long is the program?

Our program spans about 10 weeks, typically starting in June and ending in August.

Are these internships paid?

Yes. We value the work you will do for us and are willing to compensate you accordingly.

Can I apply if I am not a local candidate?

Yes! We encourage both local and non-local students to apply to our program. If you are not able to make it onsite during the interview process, we can conduct an interview via Skype or phone. You are responsible for securing your own local housing, as well as for any relocation or transportation costs you may incur.

What if I don’t see a job opening in which I am interested right now?

If you don’t see any jobs you are interested in please continue to monitor our job board. You can follow us on LinkedIn to see job postings as well. Not all internships are posted at once, so the perfect opportunity may appear at any time.

I applied; what are the next steps?

A Lumentum recruiter will carefully review your resume. If they determine it is a good match, they will contact you regarding the next steps.

Can I apply for more than one internship within Lumentum?

Yes! You are encouraged to apply to all of the positions in which you are interested.

Can I be an intern at Lumentum longer than 10 weeks?

There is no guaranteed extension past the formal internship period, however, an extension is possible and is at the discretion of your manager.

How old do I have to be to apply?

You must be at least 18 years old to be considered for our program. Our interns should be entering at the least their junior year of undergrad.