At Waterloo, co-op students alternate study terms with co-op work terms and graduate with relevant, paid work experience. This means learning how to navigate the hiring process, applying your skills to real-life problems and learning about yourself along the way.

In Arts, co-op is available in French Studies through Honours Arts, Honours Arts and Business, and the Honours Political Science and French double major co-op program.

As a co-op student, you will have a team of support. Learn how to connect with your team.

All students (co-op and regular streams) have access to Centre for Career Development resources and supports at any point during their time at Waterloo.

French Studies co-op students may also contact for any questions regarding their studies!

Why choose the Honours Political Science and French double major co-op program?

  • Practical training and experience for careers in the field of: government, foreign affairs, public service, non-governmental organizations, and business.
  • Great option for students interested in graduate studies, such as programs like the Master of Public Service degree offered at the University of Waterloo.