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Career workshops

career educator leading a workshop

We run the following workshops to support your work search and career development. You can sign up for a workshop through the career portal.

Select "Event and Workshops" to register through the calendar.

Seeking equity in the workplace workshop

Advocating for being your whole self in the workplace can be a complex and daunting process, but we're here to help.

Join the accessibility and inclusion co-op coordinator for a practical session where you'll draft a self-disclosure plan that will outline your strengths. 

You'll be invited to share your thoughts and ideas with the group and take part in small breakout room sessions.

  • When: February 15, 2024 from 12 to 1 p.m.
  • Where: Online

Jumpstart your job search: workshops

Whether you’re gearing up to graduate or looking for a summer job, we can help.

From March 4 to 15, this career workshop series will prep you

  1. find a job you love using AI (artificial intelligence)
  2. connect with employers at the West Coast Virtual Fair before it happens on March 19 and 20.

Skill development workshops

UVic's Digital Scholarship Commons offers a range of workshops to help you develop skills, from using Excel and coding to project management and more.


We work closely with MITACS' STEP Program, which offers workshops throughout the year for graduate students.

Check the MITACS workshops calendar to see what's coming up.


Explore accessibility and EDI resources on our website.

We aim to create a welcoming environment for all attendees and use principles of universal design to minimize the need for accommodations. You can contact us in advance if you have accessibility inquiries.

Request a workshop

We can arrange customized workshops for groups of 10 or more. Whether it's for a class, course union, club or other group, let us know how we can help.

Example topics include:

  • résumés and cover letters
  • career exploration
  • building your competencies
  • interview skills
  • presentation skills
  • pros and cons of self-identification
  • approaches to requesting accommodations
  • allyship in the workplace

Contact us about arranging a custom workshop for your group.