Employer

Co-op Recruitment Timeline

Recruiting for Co-op is a time sensitive process since it correlates to a course and the academic calendar.

To ensure successful recruitment of students for Co-op, employers are advised to follow the dates listed below as closely as possible. We do understand that sometimes this may not be possible. If your opportunity is not in line with the recruiting calendar listed below, it is imperative that you contact the Co-op Coordinator to assist you with managing your posting.

Please click on the semester you are interested in having the student start to view the recommended recruiting timeline.

SUMMER 2017

February 20, 2017 - May 5, 2017
Summer Co-op Advertising Period:  Upcoming positions are advertised in the Handshake database.

March 2017 - April 2017
Summer Co-op Interview/Offer Period: Employers conduct interviews, then make offers and receive acceptance of offers. If you are interested in setting up on-campus interviews, please let us know. This is a free service.

May 15, 2017
Deadline to Report Accepted Offers:  Employers must notify Career Services which student has accepted their offer.

May 8, 2017 - May 22, 2017
Summer Co-op Begins:  Co-op students begin working on-site for the summer semester.

August 4, 2017 - August 11, 2017
Summer Co-op Ends:  Co-op students finish working on-site for the summer semester. For returning students, the end date depends on the student graduation date.

FALL 2017

May 29, 2017 - August 11, 2017
Fall Co-op Advertising Period: Upcoming positions are advertised in the Handshake database.

June 2017 - August 2017
Fall Co-op Interview/Offer Period: Employers conduct interviews, then make offers and receive acceptance of offers. If you are interested in setting up on-campus interviews, please let us know. This is a free service.

August 21, 2017
Deadline to Report Accepted Offers: Employers must notify Career Services which student has accepted their offer.

August 14, 2017 - August 28, 2017
Fall Co-op Begins: Co-op students begin working on-site for the fall semester.

December 8, 2017 - December 29, 2017
Fall Co-op Ends: Co-op students finish working on-site for the fall semester. For returning students, the end date depends on the student graduation date.

SPRING 2018

September 25, 2017 - December 15, 2017
Spring Co-op Advertising Period: Upcoming positions are advertised in the Handshake database.

October 2017 - November 2017
Spring Co-op Interview/Offer Period: Employers conduct interviews, then make offers and receive acceptance of offers. If you are interested in setting up on-campus interviews, please let us know. This is a free service.

January 8, 2018
Deadline to Report Accepted Offers: Employers must notify Career Services which student has accepted their offer.

January 2, 2018 - January 15, 2018
Spring Co-op Begins: Co-op students begin working on-site for the spring semester.

May 4, 2018
Spring Co-op Ends: Co-op students finish working on-site for the spring semester. For returning students, the end date depends on the student graduation date.