Internship Offered

Now would be a great time to contact your employer about the details of your upcoming internship.


  1. Reach out to your employer directly and use the sample language below
    • Be empathetic in your message, employers are dealing with change too
    • Reassure your employer of your excitement and interest in the opportunity and willingness to be flexible given the current labor marketing situation
    • Confirm start date and determine whether you will be working on-site or remotely
  2. Continue to stay in touch with your employer after the initial contact
Email to Employer Confirming Offer:


Dear Ms. or Mr. ________________ (substitute first name if appropriate & used previously),

First, I hope you and your family are safe and healthy during this transition.

I am excited to come to your firm and begin making an impact for your group.

Right now, I am finishing up this semester at Wake Forest remotely and have had the opportunity to continue my research on ____________ (your industry) and developing additional (skills or proficiencies) in ___________ (skills from classes, or self-study like LinkedIn Learning workshops or classes that would add value such as programming and/or professional certifications).

Could we please schedule a phone meeting to discuss other actions you may wish me to take prior to my start date?

Again, I look forward to becoming a member of your team at ________________.


Your Name