Tap into a skilled, highly motivated workforce by hiring a University of Ottawa student!

Whether you have special projects on the go or your team needs a hand, you’ll be enhancing a student’s training while enjoying some unique advantages. Hiring a student will show that you care about growing the potential of Canada’s youth

We offer volunteer and paid structured work opportunities, reducing the cost and risk to you.

CO-OP employers

Co-operative education is a three-way partnership between the University, students and employers. Students apply their classroom knowledge in a series of four-month work terms. You, the employer, will be enhancing a student’s training while reaping the unique benefits of hiring through the CO-OP program. 

Hire a CO-OP student
student working at co-op

Contact us


For talent recruitment opportunities and networking events: [email protected] 

For more information about our CO-OP program or to hire CO-OP students: [email protected]

Community Partners

For more information about our community engagement program or to become a community partner: [email protected]