Arts Work Experience

Arts Work Experience (AWE) offers career related, paid work experience for undergraduate students in the Faculty of Arts. AWE is flexible, with many program options allowing students to complete 4, 8, 12, or 16-months of work experience beginning in September, January, or May


Information for prospective and current students about program options.

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Information for employers about recruitment options.

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The Faculty of Arts Work Experience Co-op Program is accredited by the Co-operative Education and Work-Integrated Learning Canada (CEWIL Canada). This accreditation demonstrates the Faculty's commitment to upholding the recognized standards for co-operative education experiences across the country by providing positive and enriching experiences for students and employers.

  • To date, we have worked with over 200 employer partners from the private, public and not-for-profit sectors
  • We work with Arts students from over 20 departments and programs from across the Social Sciences, Humanities, Fine Arts and Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Our staff are here to answer student and employer questions anytime!