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Application Information

  • The Augusta Area Dietetic Internship participates in the online Dietetic Internship Centralized Application System (DICAS). Students applying for an internship in Augusta can go online to apply in early December 2012. The application must be completed by 11:59 p.m. CST on Feb. 15, 2014. There is a $40 fee to use DICAS for the first application and $20 for each additional application.
  • Applicants who apply to internships using DICAS will be asked to complete a personal statement in 1,000 words or less. Questions include:

    • Why do you want to enter the dietetics profession?
    • What are some experiences that have helped to prepare you for your career?
    • What are your short-term and long-term goals?
    • What are your strengths and weaknesses or areas needing improvement?
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended should be sent to: DICAS - Transcript Dept., P.O. Box 9118, Watertown, MA 02472
  • The application must include three references with their names and contact information -- including e-mail address. This will trigger an e-mail message requesting completion of a reference form.
  • Applicants must also register online for computer matching by 11:59 p.m. CST on Feb. 15. There is a $50 computer matching fee.
  • There is a $25 application processing fee that should be mailed to: Augusta Area Dietetic Internship, University Hospital, 1350 Walton Way, Augusta, GA 30901-2629.
  • No additional forms or documents are required for the application process.
  • NOTE: An interview is not required for this internship.
  • Minimum overall GPA requirement is 2.75.
  • A GRE is not required.

If you have questions, please contact Internship Director Jeanne Lee, M.S., R.D., L.D., by phone at 706/774-8897, by fax at 706/774-8671 or e-mail to

Computer Matching

Applicants must participate in computer matching. Register online at Your contact information and Dietetic Internship priority choices must be entered at this site by 11:59 p.m. CST on or before Feb 15, 2014.

There is a $50 fee for this service and applicants can pay with a credit card. If you have questions regarding the computer matching process contact D&D Digital at 515/292-0490.

Please Note:
University Hospital is NOT affiliated with any specific college or university.

Revised: 7-31-13


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