While intern employers occasionally provide lodging for their interns, students participating in an internship away from campus typically are responsible for finding their own housing. Many stay with families and friends; others ask their employers for advice regarding available housing in the area. You may want to consider tapping into the Davidson alumni network for advice on where to live during your internship.
If you are participating in an internship in a major metropolitan area, you might consider staying in a dorm or other housing provided specifically for summer interns. Here are some leads: