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Suggested co-op work term start and end dates

  May - August 2016 September - December 2016 January - April 2017
Start date           May 2 August 29 January 2
End date   August 26 December 16 April 28

In addition to Co-operative Education's important dates posted below in the calendar, please also view the undergraduate important dates posted by Quest

General information about calendar (below)

  • "MAIN" = students in Accounting, Applied Health Science, Arts, Engineering, Environment, Financial Management, Math, and Science 
  • Spring 2016 Important Dates and Procedures for all co-op programs
  • "ARCH" = students in Architecture
  • "PHARM" = students in Pharmacy
  • After the First Interview Cycle match, other interview cycle rankings open at 8:00 p.m. and close at 10:00 a.m. (see calendar below for open and close dates)
  • Centre for Career Action workshops with dates, location, and details
  • Check your Waterloo-assigned email regularly for messages from Co-operative Education

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May 2016

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2

Spring co-op work term starts

3

Employer info sessions begin

4

PHARM job Deadline

5

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7

PHARM posting #1 opens

9

10

MAIN deadline for employer postings

PHARM posting #1 closes 11:59 p.m.

11

PHARM posting #1 applications available  

12

13

Posting #1 opens at 7 a.m. (MAIN)

               

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16

Posting #1 closes at 11:59 p.m. (MAIN)

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18

PHARM interviews 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Posting #1 apps avail. at 7 a.m.

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20

MAIN posting #2 opens at 7 a.m.   

Last day to remove students from interviews

21

23

UW closed - Victoria Day

24

MAIN Posting #2 closes at 11:59 p.m

Employer interviews (MAIN)

25  

MAIN posting #2 apps available 8:00 a.m.

PHARM employer rankings close 4:00 p.m.

PHARM student rankings open 4:00 p.m.

Employer interviews (MAIN)

26

Employer interviews (MAIN)

27

PHARM student rankings close 10:00 a.m.

PHARM match by 12:00 p.m.

Employer interviews (MAIN)

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Employer interviews (MAIN)

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Employer interviews (MAIN)


 


 


 


 


 

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June 2016

___Monday___ ___Tuesday___ __Wednesday__ ___Thursday__ ___Friday___ ___Saturday__

30

 Employer interviews (MAIN)

31

Employer interviews (MAIN)

1

MAIN final job posting for 1165 term

Employer interviews (MAIN)

2

Employer interviews (MAIN)

3

MAIN final apps available from 1165 term 

Employer interviews (MAIN)                        

4

6

Last date to start work term to meet 12 week requirement

MAIN - Final apps available from 1165 term

Employer interviews (MAIN)

7

PHARM - continuous Posting closes 11:59 p.m.

Employer interviews (MAIN)

8

 Employer interviews (MAIN)  

9

Employer interviews (MAIN)

10

PHARM - deadline for employer continuous postings

Employer interviews (MAIN)

11

PHARM - continuous postings open 7:00 a.m.
 

13

MAIN - review employer rankings - main match START

Employer interviews (MAIN)
  

  

14

Employer interviews (MAIN)

15

PHARM continuous Posting #2 Apps available 8:00 a.m.

Employer interviews (MAIN)

16

Employer interviews (MAIN)

17

MAIN employer ranking close 8:00 p.m.

MAIN student ranking open 4:00 p.m.

Employer interviews (MAIN)

18

20

MAIN student ranking consult 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

MAIN student ranking close 2:00 p.m.

MAIN match by 4:00 p.m.

Employer interviews (MAIN)

21

22

MAIN continuous postings start

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24

 PHARM continuous interviews start & end 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  

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27

MAIN continuous interviews

PHARM continuous match by 12:00 p.m.

28

MAIN continuous interviews

MAIN continuous Employer rankings START. (employer rankings close every Tuesday and Thursday at 8 PM)

PHARM employer ranking closes 4:00 p.m.

PHARM student ranking closes 4:00 p.m.

29

Continuous matches START (every Wednesday and Friday, results by 12:00 p.m.)

30

MAIN continuous interviews

PHARM student ranking close 10:00 a.m.

PHARM match by 12:00 p.m.

Student and employer visa applications due by 4:30 p.m.

Summer job postings for current year end

1

2

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July 2016

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30
 

1

UW closed - Canada Day

2

4

MAIN continuous interviews start (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday)

5

MAIN continuous interviews

6

MAIN continuous matches start (Wednesday and Friday, results by 12 p.m.)

7

MAIN continuous interviews

8

MAIN continuous match

9

11

MAIN continuous interviews

12

MAIN continuous interviews

13

MAIN continuous match 

14

MAIN continuous interviews

15

MAIN continuous match 

16

 

18

MAIN continuous interviews

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MAIN continuous interviews

20

MAIN continuous match 

21

MAIN continuous interviews

22

MAIN continuous match  

23

25

MAIN continuous interviews

26

MAIN continuous interviews

Classes end
 

27

MAIN continuous match   

                   

28

MAIN continuous interviews

29

MAIN continuous match

30

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August 2016

___Monday___ ___Tuesday___ __Wednesday__ ___Thursday__ ___Friday___ ___Saturday_

1

UW closed - Civic Day

2

MAIN continuous interviews

Exams start

3

MAIN continuous match

4

MAIN continuous interviews

5

MAIN continuous match

GRAD Interviews end

6

8

MAIN continuous interviews

9

MAIN continuous interviews

10

MAIN continuous match  

11

MAIN continuous interviews END

12

MAIN continuous match END

 

13

Exams end

15

Grad postings start

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17

 

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23

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25

       

26

Spring work term ends

Last date international students may apply for a US visa by 4:30 p.m.

27

     

29

Fall work term starts

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