Stipend and Benefits

Counseling Services

Creighton University
Harper 1034, Ground floor
Omaha, Nebraska 68178
Phone: (402) 280-2735

8:00-4:30 Monday
10:00-6:30 Tuesday
8:00-6:30 Wednesday
8:00-4:30 Thursday - Friday

Summer Hours

8:00-4:30 Monday - Friday

Stipend and Benefits


The present annual stipend is $28,804. The 12-month contract period is from August 1st to July 31st. Because interns remain students with their home institution, interns are not considered university employees; rather, interns are paid on contract.



Interns are given a total of 10 days of vacation. Approval of vacation time must be sought from the Training Director.

Sick Leave

Interns are given a total of 10 sick days.

Professional Leave

Professional leave is provided for interns to attend conventions, workshops, job interviews, or other appropriate professional development activities. Time requested must be approved by the Training Director. 


You will receive the following holidays: Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas holiday break (the University is closed during the period from Christmas Eve through New Year's Day), Good Friday, and Memorial Day.


Interns will receive a one-time stipend that can be used towards the purchase of insurance of their choice (e.g., student health insurance through their home institution,, etc.).