FAQs - International Students
International students will need a co-op work permit. Upon acceptance into the co-op program, students will apply online for their permit. There is no cost to obtain a co-op work permit. The Co-op Office will provide instructions and information to assist you in this process.
International students are eligible for most positions, but not all. In each co-op posting, citizenship eligibility requirements will be listed. An example of organizations requiring Canadian citizenship would be federal government organizations.
Students are permitted to complete a work term in their own country; however, they are required to discuss this with their Co-op Coordinator in advance.