Application Process

The application process for the 2021-2022 internship year is completely on-line (See the APPIC website, for more details). All application materials must be uploaded via the applicant portal on the APPIC website. We will not accept paper or emailed materials.  The Center conforms to APPIC Match Policies regarding internship applications, interviews and decisions, including the stipulation that no person at this training facility will solicit, accept, or use any ranking-related information from an intern applicant.

The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

  • Application Requirements

    • Completed AAPI (including Verification of Readiness for Internship section)
    • Curriculum vita
    • Three letters of recommendation; at least two should be from clinical supervisors
    • Cover letter (please include: program accreditation status, type of degree program, and years of graduate education in psychology)
    • Graduate school transcripts


    Our program’s Code Number with the National Matching Service is 126711.

  • Important Dates

    Application Due Date: November 3rd, 2020 at 10:59pm CST.

    Interview Notification: no later than December 15th, 2020

    Interviews: January 6-12, 2021, conducted virtually with phone as a backup method

    Optional Open House: Tuesday, January 19, 2021, from 10am – noon CST.

Jeanette Simon, Psy.D., C.A.D.C.

Associate Director for Training Counseling Center, University of Illinois at Chicago

1200 W. Harrison Street, Student Services Building, Suite 2010, (MC 333), Chicago, Illinois 60607-3320