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Summer 2018 Recruitment Dates and Student Availability

Posted by Science, Information Technology, Engineering Co-operative Education on August 1, 2017 in Employer news

Summer 2018 recruitment dates


Post your jobs early to have access to our full talent pool.

Get a head start on summer recruitment and attract the highest number of potential applicants by posting your Co-op jobs nowStudents from 22 programs are available to begin work April 30!

Post today: submit your job posting to myCareer.

Simple & straightforward: read how easy it is to hire a co-op student

Monday, Jan. 8 Round 1 job postings open to students
Wednesday, Jan. 17
Round 1 interviews begin
Thursday, Feb. 8
Last day to post Round 1 jobs
Tuesday, Feb. 13 Last Round 1 interviews / Employer rankings due 4pm (Atlantic)
Friday, Feb. 16 Round 1 Match Day - Matches confirmed and employers notified
Monday, Feb. 19 Round 2 job postings open
Friday, Feb. 21 Round 2 interviews begin
Thursday, Mar. 8 Last day to post Round 2 jobs
Tuesday, Mar. 13 Last Round 2 interviews / Employer rankings due 4pm (Atlantic)
Friday, Mar. 16 Round 2 Match Day - Matches confirmed and employers notified
Monday, Mar. 19 Round 3 begins: job postings, interviews and offers continue on first-come, first-serve basis


Students available this summer


4-month terms
May - August


4-month terms
May - August


4-month terms
May - August

  • Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth Sciences
  • Economics
  • Environmental Science
  • Marine Biology
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Physics & Atmospheric Science
  • Computer Science
  • Applied Computer Science
  • Master of Electronic Commerce Internship*/**
  • Master of Health Informatics Internship*/**
  • Master of Applied Computer Science Internship*/**


* Internship job competition follows a different sequence than above. Contact us for details

  • Civil Engineering**
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering**
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mineral Resources Engineering**

** 8-month terms may be possible (May - Dec). Contact us for details.


Students are still available for January

Looking for a boost on an electrical engineering project?

We still have great Electrical students available for Winter 2018, as well as students from Industrial Engineering, Marine Biology and several other programs. Request more information or contact us to find out more.

Winter work terms can begin up to January 19.


Post your Co-op job using myCareer.dal.ca

Dalhousie's online recruiting platform allows you to post your co-op jobs, review resumes, schedule interviews, communicate job offers and more.