Students and Universities

Start strong with a company that supports your growth.

Attracting new talent that can bring us fresh and innovative approaches is very important to International Paper. Across our global footprint, we offer many programs and opportunities for both current students and new graduates to engage with us, learn from us and contribute their own ideas. We strive to create an environment where you will be valued and respected as an equal member of the team, while also building valuable skills that will benefit your ongoing career.

While programs differ in each region, we typically offer internships and co-op programs for students, as well as leadership development, mentoring and onboarding programs for new graduates. You may select from the links below to get full details about the infinite possibilities we offer students and graduates in your area of the world.

North America

In addition to career and internship opportunities in many roles, we offer specific development programs for new professionals in areas such as engineering.

Students - N America

South America

We offer internships, trainee programs and development opportunities for young leaders.

Students - S America

Europe, Middle East and Africa

Our apprenticeship and internship programs are designed for both students and graduates to apply their theoretical knowledge to our workplace while acquiring new skills.

Students - EMEA


We offer internships, trainee programs and a variety of development programs to prepare students for their future career success.

Students - Asia

How can we help you?

International Paper is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected by law.

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