Campus Activity & Internships

At Academy Sports + Outdoors, we are committed to our purpose of making it easier for everyone to enjoy more sports and outdoors. In an industry that is constantly evolving, we take pride in having the most knowledgeable and talented team members in place to drive our business and maintain our position as a leading sports and outdoor retailer. By partnering with universities across our footprint, we aim to attract the top students to join our team!

If being part of a dynamic team in a fast-paced retail environment is what you are looking for, then the Academy internship program is the perfect place for you. As an Academy Sports + Outdoors intern, you will have the opportunity to gain corporate work experience with a leading sporting goods retailer. Our 10-week internship program is designed to provide all interns with on the job experience, technical training, challenging work, formal mentorship, professional development and networking opportunities with fellow Academy team members and Executives. We hope that your experience with us inspires you to consider Academy Sports + Outdoors when looking to start your career.

We are looking for students who are eager to learn, are task-oriented, and can bring great communication skills to Academy Sports + Outdoors! See below for a list of our current University Partnerships.

University Partnerships:
  • University of Houston
  • Texas A&M University
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • University of Arkansas
  • Texas State University
  • Baylor University
  • Prairie View A&M University
  • Texas Tech University
  • Sam Houston State University
  • University of North Texas