Before gaining access to exclusive co-op job postings, students must attend a mandatory Perfecting Your Internship Resumé & Cover Letter workshop.
About this workshop
This session provides co-op specific résumé and cover letter writing techniques, including:
- Showcasing your school projects and assignments as practical experience.
- Clearly demonstrating your fit for the co-op position and employer.
- preparing additional application documents such as an unofficial transcript.
Also, receive tips and advice on how to search the co-op job board effectively to maximize opportunities and get answers to industry-specific questions.
Registering for the Perfecting Your Internship Résumé & Cover Letter workshop
Register for this workshop on the YU Experience Hub online system.
Register in the 'events & appointments' section after logging in (you must sign up for an account the first time you log in).
If you cannot attend an upcoming Perfecting Your Internship Résumé & Cover Letter workshop:
Students who are not able to attend one of the scheduled Perfecting Your Internship Résumé & Cover Letter workshops may attend the Career Centre's Résumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop instead. This workshop is offered as part of the Career Centre's regular schedule. Students who choose this option must inform the Recruitment & Job Search Coordinator via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) to provide the date of the alternate workshop attended. Please include "Substituting workshop for Perfecting Your Internship Résumé & Cover Letter" in the subject line.
Note: You can also register for the Career Centre’s substitute Résumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop in this same section.