Graphic Design Intern

Posted on August 1st, 2016

Job Title: Graphic Design Intern
Department: University Center for the Arts, Marketing Office, Rm. 112
Academic Credit Offered: Yes
Hours Per Week: 4-15 (dependent upon course credit requirements)
Internship Length: 1 Semester, with the opportunity to return based on performance
Application Deadline: Friday, Sept. 9, 2016

Position Summary
The Graphic Design Intern will gain hands-on experience creating and editing professional marketing and publicity pieces for University Center for the Arts (UCA) events. This individual will work with the UCA Publicity & Marketing team to create graphic imagery that will be used on various media, such as the Web, The Green Room online magazine (can be viewed at, print materials, social media, and additional outlets. This position allows students to expand their professional portfolio while working in a vibrant, creative atmosphere.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
• Design graphics to accompany marketing and publicity materials.
• Create programs to be used at Music, Theatre, and Dance performances.
• Uphold college and university branding and style guidelines.
• Assist with on-campus marketing efforts and events.
• Additional communications, marketing, and event-related duties, as assigned.

• Current CSU student, available Fall 2016
• Strong experience with the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator)
• High levels of creativity
• Great work ethic and commitment to detail
• Familiarity with social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat)
• Ability to excel in a collaborative, team-oriented environment and work independently
• Flexibility to work during regular office hours and evening events as needed
• Experience with video editing and/or photo journalism preferred, but not required

To apply, please e-mail your RESUME, COVER LETTER, and VISUAL SAMPLES by Friday, Sept. 9,  to:
Brandon Adams, Marketing & Publicity Assistant
Please include ‘Fall 2016 DESIGN INTERNSHIP’ in the subject line

About the University Center for the Arts:
The University Center for the Arts at Colorado State University provides an enriched venue in which the study and practice of Art, Dance, Music and Theatre are nurtured and sustained by building the skills and knowledge needed by future generations of arts professionals to become contributors to the essential vitality of our culture and society. For more information, visit