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 2016 work term: January 4 to April 29, 2016
  • Recruiting for the winter term has ended; co-op coordinators are scheduling work term visits.
Spring 2016 work term: May 2 to August 31, 2016
  • Interviews will be held on campus  through Thursday, February 4.
  • If you are an employer who interviewed during the primary recruiting period, please submit your rankings of students on Navigator by 9 p.m. on Thursday, February 4.
  • We will share the results of the ranking and matching process with employers on Tuesday, February 9.
  • The continuous employment period begins on February 10 and we will continue posting jobs until all students have secured employment for the spring work term.
Fall 2016 work term, September through December 2016
  • We will begin posting jobs for the fall work term on Tuesday, May 10, 2016.
  • We will continue to accept job descriptions until May 26 for the primary recruiting period.
  • Interviews will be held on campus from Monday, May 30 through Wednesday, June 8.
  • Employers will submit their rankings of students on Navigator by 9 p.m. on June 8.
  • Employers will learn the results of the ranking and matching process on June 13.
  • The continuous employment period begins on June 14 and we will continue posting jobs until all students have secured employment for the fall work term.

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)

Mid-January

 Early February

Mid-February

Fall
September to December

Mid-May

 Early June

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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