College Recruiting

Program Overview

Phillips Edison & Company is excited to offer the PECO Internship Program (PECOI), a learning experience for college students through a semester-long internship/co-op rotation during the fall, spring and summer. PECOI, a challenging but rewarding program, offers students of all majors the opportunity to explore the commercial real estate world through various departments. Check out the video to see what a day in the life at PECO looks like!


Meet Some of our Interns

What Comes After Your Internship?

PECOI brings in the talent…and we like to keep that around. Read about some of our employees who started off as interns and got hired on full time. We like to call these our #SuccessStories.

How to Apply

Visit us on campus throughout the semester if you attend one of the following universities: 

  • University of Cincinnati
  • Xavier University
  • Miami University

Apply online via Handshake! Want to apply to PECO but don't attend one of these universities? Contact Briana Whitlow at

Timeline of Application
Spring Internship/Co-op: applications due by 10/1
Summer Internship/Co-op: applications due by 1/1
Fall Internship/Co-op: applications due by 4/1
Questions? Contact Briana Whitlow at
Potential Opportunities
  • Accounting - Property Accounting, Accounts Payable, Tenant Recoveries, Treasury
  • Construction
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Income Tax
  • IT
  • Leasing
  • Marketing
  • Operations
  • Real Estate Tax
  • Transactions
  • Underwriting