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Stay connected to the UVic community by becoming a co-op employer—you’ll connect with new talent, develop your mentorship skills and make a difference in student learning.

Thousands of UVic alumni hire co-op students each year. With 21 per cent of UVic co-op grads finding jobs with past co-op employers, it’s a proven recruitment strategy.

How to hire

We’ve made hiring simple. Follow our easy steps to post your job, interview and select your candidate.

Get involved

Beyond hiring, you can share your career journey with UVic students and grads through:

  • career panels
  • hiring for positions at in-person and virtual career fairs
  • helping students develop interview skills at mock interview clinics

Learn about these options.

Support co-op

Not ready to hire but want to help co-op students succeed? Consider giving to the Graham Branton Co-operative Education Endowment Fund. This scholarship helps co-op students take part in work terms that provide amazing learning opportunities but low pay. This funding helps cover students’ co-op fees and other costs.