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2020 Co-op Award Winners Announced

Each year, Co-operative Education at the University of Guelph recognizes the success of Co-op Students and Employers with seven different awards. 

First Year Students Can Still Apply to Co-op

1st Year Students Can Still Apply to Co-op

If you are a first year student interested in transferring into co-op, it may not be too late for you to apply! 

We are currently accepting applications from first year students in the following programs: 

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U of G Partners with Onyx Initiative

The University of Guelph is proud to be a partner of The Onyx Initiative, A New Non- Profit Bridging the Systemic Gap in Corporate Canada's Recruitment of Black Students. 

We believe in the success of our Black students and young professionals!

Why Consider Experiential Learning this Course Selection?

Have you ever wanted to gain industry experience while still completing your undergraduate degree? Would you like a leg-up in your field when you're applying for jobs after graduation? Or maybe your focus is to learn in a hands-on setting like a research laboratory or an artist's studio. Would you want to shadow an industry professional, do field work, or solve real-world problems? Experiential Learning is just the opportunity for you! 

Claudia Mellad,  Manager, Co-operative Education, University of Guelph

Claudia Mellad Named Manager, Co-operative Education

The Experiential Learning Hub is pleased to announce that Claudia Mellad will be joining the team as the new Manager, Co-operative Education.

Mellad comes with  eight years of working and teaching experience with George Brown College, Seneca College, Conestoga College, and McMaster University.  She holds an Honours Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Toronto and a Master of Arts in Education from Central Michigan University.   

Hire a U of G Co-op Student this Winter


We have a talented pool of co-op students available to be hired for the winter semester. 

Hire a Student for the Winter 2021 Work Term

  • Employers can hire students from over 40 co-op programs including Business, Engineering, Computing, Science & Arts, for 4- or 8-month work terms. 

  • Postings, interviews and offers will continue throughout the Fall semester

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