University Intern


    Information on this page is being updated.   Look for revised information the second week of August.

    For more information on support options and requirements contact



    The Los Angeles Unified School District provides support for teachers hired to teach on a University Intern Permit who must meet the terms of their employment contract in addition to meeting the responsibilities of their teaching position.





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    Remain in good standing with the District, your school and your university



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    Attend LAUSD New Teacher Orientation    (prior to signing contract)


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    Sign your Contract


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    Complete/Sign Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

    • University Intern Support Program Profile & Personalized Program Plan 
    • Dispositions     

     University Intern Personal Program Profile/Dispositions


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    Attend University Intern Information Session within 60 days of signing contract (Register on MyPLN)


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    English Learner Requirement

    • 45 hours with your university (requires Univ. confirmation) OR
    • 22.5 hours at University and 22.5 hours with LAUSD
      • Register for and attend 6 hour face to face session(on MyPLN)--available mid-August
      • Complete online EL components


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    University Intern Mid-Program Check-in (waived if you are on track for completion)


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    University Intern End of Program Check-in-----Register on MyPLN--select a date near projected completion


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    Work with the District assigned Mentor Teacher –approx. 2 hrs per week


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    Monitor LAUSD email regularly and respond to all LAUSD requests for information in a timely manner



    Induction Program

    Once you have completed your intern program requirements you will need to be accepted into an Induction Program to complete your clear credential requirements.

    Professional Development Opportunities

    A salary point class is  available. Click on the link for more information.