CIA Summer Campus Events

SuccessWorks, 711 State St, Madison, WI 53703
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Connect with Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) officers and receive information about internships and full-time careers.



The CIA will be hosting multiple sessions spread out over both days and will also be available for one-on-one meetings. Session capacity is limited and seats will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis. When registering please make sure to specify which session(s) you are registering for.

CIA Careers & Internships Information Session

Tuesday, July 30 6-7:30 pm
Engage with officers of the Central Intelligence Agency as you learn about their mission and opportunities to put your skills to work protecting our nation. Whether you’re interested in learning about internships, full-time opportunities or just learning more about what we do, bring your questions and we’ll share insights and debunk some myths and share some fun facts along the way. All majors and levels of experience are welcome to attend. The session will feature opportunities to sign up for follow-on one-on-one chats with officers in the next few days as well. Explore ahead of time on

Interactive Simulation: Einstein as an Asset

Tuesday, July 30 10:00 – 11:30 am
Are you intrigued by the idea of a career in intelligence? Have you ever imagined yourself working on the frontlines of national security, tackling global challenges, and making a real difference? If so, then we have an exciting opportunity just for you! Join us for an engaging exploration into the role of exceptional minds in intelligence operations.  During this session you’ll step into the shoes of intelligence agents tasked with leveraging the unique talents of individuals like Einstein to advance national security objectives.

Interactive Simulation: Strategy Games

Wednesday, July 31 10:00 – 11:30am
Have you ever imagined serving as an analyst in the CIA? Do you love strategy games? Join CIA representatives for a simulation where you can see how these interests come together. This simulation will put you in the role of a CIA analyst, and you will participate in a unique game analysts use to generate key findings to inform senior US policymakers about foreign affairs. You will learn more about the mission of the Directorate of Analysis, how they incorporate gaming as an analytic tool, and the types of skills and backgrounds they look for in potential candidates.


Several Dates & Times Available
Come by and talk with a CIA officer about our mission and culture and opportunities that might be a fit for your background and interests. Bring a resume for tailored guidance and officers can provide feedback on what to include and how to navigate our application process. All majors, experience levels, and questions are welcome. There’s no need to prepare for the sessions; however, we’d highly encourage participants to visit to explore a bit so we can make the most of the time we have together and answer as many specific questions as possible for you.




Emmaline Prattke