Welcome Waterloo co-op students!

Explore careers, gain experience and earn money through North America's largest co-op program.

Our students are some of the best and brightest, and our employers know it! One thing is for sure: co-op at Waterloo exists because of YOU and your talent.

Now that you're here, we're committed to helping you have the most positive co-op experience possible. Visit the sections below to help you on your way.

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  1. Nov. 24, 2022When tech and business collide
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    Anna Bordioug is a fourth-year co-op student completing a double degree in computer science and business. She shares her varying work experiences in tech and business.

    Co-op #1: Software developer, InSpark Analytics  

    Co-op #2: Software developer, TunnelBear Inc.  

    Co-op #3: Associate consulting operations, SAS Institute Inc.  

  2. Nov. 17, 2022Developing skills in the insurance industry
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    Ashley Chetram (she/her) is going into her third year of Honours Arts, with a major in psychology and a minor in social development studies. She gives us details about completing her first co-op term at an insurance company.

  3. Nov. 10, 2022Supporting veterans in long-term care
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    Lauren Mitchell (she/her), a third-year Faculty of Health student, talks about her co-op working at KW Habilitation and Sunnybrook Health Science Centre as well as the ups and downs that come along with co-op.

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