1,600 people in 24 cities living 4 values for 1 goal:
To use design to help our clients succeed.

We create exceptional environments that meet our clients' most complex design challenges.

We inspire people through our work by expressing timeless cultural, organizational and personal values.

We connect people and place with ideas that come from many minds and imaginations.

We care about serving our clients, enriching lives, improving communities and protecting our natural environment through design.

We are a global architecture, design, engineering and planning firm.

60+ Years of Design + Innovation



The opportunities and the exposure I was given as an intern are what every student should experience. My experience during my short stay at HOK continues to feed my passion for architecture and what my future holds.

Student Intern, HOK New York

If you thrive on new challenges and want to make meaningful contributions to real-life design projects, why not make your first career step an internship with HOK?

HOK’s internship opportunities vary from year to year, but all summer positions are posted on our current openings page in the spring. Here’s what you need to know:

Internship Basics

  • Various internships – architecture, interior design, engineering, planning, sustainable design, marketing and more – are available. As an HOK intern, you will have the opportunity to build on what you’ve learned by working on real projects.
  • Interns work full-time during the summer months. Occasionally, part-time internships are available during the school year.
  • All internships are paid. Depending on the school’s curriculum, academic credit is also available.
  • Our summer internships are listed online in the spring, so be sure to check our current openings page for the latest information.
  • To view application tips, check out our application process + tips page.