Recruiting Dates for Co-op Employers

If you would like to hire a co-op student, please send a job description by email or post your job online or call 519.884.0710 extension 4484.

Please note that recruiting dates are subject to change.

Winter 2019 work term, January 3 to April 30, 2019
  • Recruiting for the winter work term is complete.Coordinators will begin conducting work term visits in late February.
Spring 2019 work term, primary recruiting period, May 1 to August 30, 2019
  • We will continue posting jobs until all students have secured employment for the spring work term.
  • During the continuous employment period interviews may take place on campus or at the employer's location.
Fall 2019 work term, September 3 to December 27, 2019
  • We will begin posting jobs for the fall work term on Wednesday, May 8, 2019.
  • The last date to post a job for the primary recruiting period is Tuesday, May 21, 2019.
  • Interviews will take place on campus from Tuesday, May 28 through Thursday, June 6, 2019.
  • Please give us 72 business hours' notice to schedule interviews.
    In addition to names of candidates and interviewers, please let us know the date, start time, interview length, interval between interviews, and length of lunch break.
    Example: "Tues. June 4; 10 a.m. start; 30-minute interviews at 10-minute intervals; 30-minute lunch."
  • We ask employers to submit their rankings of students by 9 p.m. on Thursday, June 6, 2019.
  • We will tell employers the results of the ranking and matching process on Tuesday, June 11, 2019.
  • We will begin posting jobs again on Wednesday, June 12, 2019.  During the continuous employment period interviews may take place on campus or at the employer's location.
Winter 2020 work term, January 2 to April 30, 2020
  • We will begin posting jobs for the fall work term on Monday, September 16, 2019.
  • The last date to post a job for the primary recruiting period is Thursday, October 10, 2019.
  • Interviews will take place on campus from Thursday, October 17 through Tuesday, October 29, 2019.
  • Please give us 72 business hours' notice to schedule interviews.
    In addition to names of candidates and interviewers, please let us know the date, start time, interview length, interval between interviews, and length of lunch break.
    Example: "Tues. June 4; 10 a.m. start; 30-minute interviews at 10-minute intervals; 30-minute lunch."
  • Please submit your rankings of students by 9 p.m. on Tuesday, October 29, 2019.
  • We will tell employers the results of the ranking and matching process on Friday, November 1, 2019.
  • We will begin posting jobs again on Monday, November 4, 2019.  During the continuous employment period, interviews may take place on campus or at the employer's location.
Spring 2020 work term, May 4 to September 1, 2020
  • Recruiting dates to be determined.
 General Recruiting Dates

Work Term


Post Positions

Begin Interviews


Match Results

Spring
May to August
(CA/CPA)

Mid-November

 Early January

Mid-January

Spring
May to August
(All positions)

Late January

 Early February

Mid-February


Fall
September to December

 

Mid-May


 Late May

Mid-June


Winter
January to April

 

Mid-September

 Early October

Late October

After the results of the match are released each term, we begin to post jobs again. During the continuous employment period, we accept job postings and arrange interviews until all students have found employment.

 

 

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