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Guides for Employers

Department of Labor Internship Standards

This fact sheet provides general information to help determine whether interns must be paid the minimum wage and overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act for the services that they provide to “for-profit” private sector employers.  These are not new guidelines from the Department of Labor, but more attention has been paid to unpaid internships over the last few years.

Internships: A Guide for Site Supervisors

This is the Muhlenberg guide for employers that are working with students wanting academic credit for their internship experience.

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