Important dates for Pharmacy co-op

 

Welcome, Pharmacy co-op students! This webpage will give you an overview of important dates and deadlines if you're using WaterlooWorks to search for Co-op PHARM jobs. For any jobs found outside of the WaterlooWorks Co-op job board, you can follow the arrange own job process. Visit the School of Pharmacy's co-op page for more information about your co-op degree. 

 
Month 1First Interview Cycle

Job postings open
max. 10 applications

Interviews begin
(multiple locations)

Rank/Match
after interviews end

Month 2Second Interview Cycle

Job postings open
max. 10 applications

Three interview days
(multiple locations)

Rank/Match
after interviews end

Month 3Direct Offer Period


Jobs posted as received

Interviews arranged
by student/employer

Employers make offers directly

Month 4Direct Offer Period


Jobs posted as received

Interviews arranged
by student/employer

Employers make offers directly

Winter 2021 Calendar 


Spring 2021 Calendar

Note: a small number of jobs may appear before the first posting and/or may expire prior to posting close date, as some employers have processes with recruiting timelines that do not follow our cycle. In all cases, a special note will be included in the job posting.


Suggested co-op work term start and end dates

  January - April 2020 May - August 2020 September - December 2020 January - April 2021 May - August 2021
Start date           January 6 May 11 September 8 January 4 May 3
End date   April 24 August 21 December 23 April 23 August 20

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