While engaged in full-time graduate study, Trinity fellows work in substantive projects or positions designed by selected nonprofit organizations in Milwaukee. These agency-based work assignments are considered off-campus graduate assistantships, and occupy fellows 18 hours per week during each academic year and 40 hours per week during the summer between academic years.
In any given year, we have up to twenty active agency partnerships. Most of the agency sites are located within five miles of Marquette's campus.
Since our program began in 2000, more than fifty Milwaukee nonprofit agencies have partnered with us, providing opportunities for fellows to work on behalf of a variety of populations in the city: