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RMI Summer Internships are a paid, full-time opportunity for the students of the Retail Studies Program to experience first hand the culture and business of recognized, industry leading companies and Silicon Valley innovators.

RMI internships are offered through a well-established network of retail partners, including:

  • Amazon
  • Cost Plus World Market
  • Crate & Barrel
  • DFS
  • Gallo Wines
  • Gap
  • Levi Strauss & Co.
  • Lolli and Pop
  • Nike
  • Nordstrom
  • Orchard Supply Hardware
  • Pandora
  • Pottery Barn
  • Ross
  • Sephora
  • Stitch Fix
  • Target
  • Williams-Sonoma

Internship Faire

Each year, RMI brings together retailers to help students find opportunities that match their interests. The Internship Faire takes place each February for Juniors of the retail studies program. Details for the upcoming internship faire will be available as the event approaches.

Types of Internships

Your internship provides experience and exposure to roles in ecommerce, finance, sales, marketing, merchandising, in-store operations, buying, inventory management, supply chain, human resources and product development.

Companies We Work With

Cost Plus Corporate Logo Williams Sonoma Corporate Logo Gap Logo Stitch Fix Corporate Logo
Apple Corporate Logo Target Corporate Logo Levis's Corporate Logo Nordstrom Corporate Logo
 From Intern to President
I personally credit my internship experience with helping me to decide to pursue a career in this industry. I remain committed to the purpose of the RMI because I see the value this experience has had both for me personally as well as many other students I have observed benefit from this experience.Mark Brashear '83, President and CEO, John Varvatos and RMI Alum