Work Experience

Work Experience

Our Grads Get Jobs

In the 2019 Graduate Employability Rankings, the U of A places 4th in Canada and 87th in the world.

Launch Your Ideas

Group projects have turned into a game-changing product right here on campus. Organizations like eHUB and TEC Edmonton are here to help get a project off the ground or get the product to market — all while you pursue your degree.

Elko Garage
You Learn by Doing

We have maker spaces across our campuses that allow our doers to do, our tinkers to tink, and our creators to create: 

Field School
Test Drive Your Career

Build your work experience and resumé with an internship, job shadowing, and career mentoring opportunities. Here are a few resources that will connect you to employers in virtually every field:

Make a Difference

Gain hands-on experience in the non-profit sector when you choose a placement with a local organization. Community Service-Learning (CSL) allows you to give back to the community while drawing real-life connections to social issues. You can also add a Certificate in Community Engagement and Service-Learning to your degree when you complete more than one CSL course.