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Career workshops (ongoing)

Career workshops (ongoing)

When: Ongoing to June 2016
Where: McPherson Library (see schedule for room number)
Contact: - 250-721-8421

Our career educators host several types of workshops for students throughout the week in the McPherson Library:

  • Résumé Lab
  • Ace Your Interviews
  • Using LinkedIn for Your Work Search
  • The Hidden Job Market
  • Workshops for international students

Workshop details and schedule

2015 UVic Co-op and Career Fair

2015 UVic Co-op and Career Fair

When: Tues, Oct 4 and Wed, Oct 5, 2015 | 10 am – 3:30 pm
Where: Michele Pujol Room – Student Union Building

Thanks for your interest in the UVic Co-op and Career Fair. The next fair for a general student audience will be October 4–5, 2016.

Please check back for employer registration in summer 2016.

For other upcoming fairs and employer events, please see events for employers and recruiters.

Pathways to Success for graduate students

Pathways to Success for graduate students

When: September 24, 2015 - April 14, 2016
Where: See schedule for locations
Contact: Co-op and Career - - (250) 853-3172

Career and professional development for graduate students

What lies beyond graduate school for you? Explore future career paths at these free sessions offered through April 2016.

  • Learn how to transition from grad school to a career
  • Discover current labour market info for academic and non-academic careers
  • Hear from panels and speakers on landing an academic job or carving out a career outside academia

... and more!

Also check out the brand-new online Pathways Resource Hub for free access to grad student resources anytime!


Employer and grad school information sessions

When: September 2015 - April 2016
Where: See specific session
Contact: Amy Machin -

UVic students are in demand! Throughout the year, employer and grad school reps visit campus to host info sessions. They'll discuss career and learning opportunities at their organizations and answer your questions. These change every month, so check back regularly to see who's coming up next!

Register for a session

Register for any of these sessions on Learning In Motion (LIM)—just sign in with your Netlink ID and visit the LIM events calendar to find your session!


November 19 | Impact Teachers

When: Thursday, November 19 | 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Where: CLE A302

We're coming to your university this Thursday, November 19th from 5:00pm to 6:30pm : Clearhue Building A302. We’re so excited to speak with you about how you can make a difference to the lives of children on a global level whilst securing long or short term contracts in our partner schools in England.
This is an ideal opportunity for us to speak with you and your fellow classmates about our Family at Impact. For 10 years, Impact has maintained a strong footprint of placing former trained BED graduates and was created for a specific purpose to transform education both locally and globally through our Global Learning Programmes.

Our efforts, combined with our experienced consultants have made us the global leader in the education sector.
We would love to share our story with you and the rewarding life-changing opportunities and programs Impact has to offer you.  Here is a preview of our story:
Looking forward to seeing you there!

November 20 | Air and Waste Management Association

When: Friday, November 20 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Where: COR A129

Are you interested in learning about cutting edge environmental work in BC? Are you also interested in meeting and networking with career professionals in the environmental sector? If so, please attend the upcoming information session, organized in collaboration between the UVic Social Science Coop Program and the Vancouver Island Chapter of the Air & Waste Management Association. Several representatives from the Chapter will present on their work, which will be followed by a networking session. Refreshments will be provided.

The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) is a non-profit, non-partisan professional organization that provides training, information, and networking opportunities to thousands of environmental professionals in 65 countries. The Association’s goals are to strengthen the environmental profession, expand scientific and technological responses to environmental concerns, and assist professionals in critical environmental decision making to benefit society. The Vancouver Island Chapter of the A&WMA is a part of the Pacific Northwest International Section (PNWIS) of A&WMA with members throughout Vancouver Island.

November 18 | UBC School of Library, Archives and Information studies

When: Wednesday, November 18 | 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Where: MAC D114

The iSchool, a unit within the Faculty of Arts, offers a Ph.D. program and Master’s programs in Library and Information Studies (MLIS) and Archival Studies (MAS), with both Master’s programs offering an optional First Nations specialization. The iSchool also offers an interdisciplinary MA in Children’s Literature (MACL) program and is a charter participant in the new multidisciplinary Bachelor of Media Studies program.

Join us for an information session to learn more about these programs, or for further information please visit

Hi-Tech Co-op and Career Fair

Hi-Tech Co-op and Career Fair

When: Feb 2 and 3, 2016 | 10 am – 3 pm
Where: Engineering Lab Wing lobby
Categories: Fairs
Contact: - 250-472-5809


A variety of high-tech employers will be on campus for this event to connect with students and alumni and showcase their organizations. This is a great networking event—come prepared to make connections!

Sponsor thank you

Platinum sponsors

Arista logo Fast Enterprises logo
Horton CBI logo RevenueWire logo

Silver sponsors

Lafarge logo

Peter Kiewit sponsor

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