Co-op Education

Gain Related Work Experience  

Co-op is great way to get career-related experience and help finance your education. As a Co-op student you will alternate academic semesters with full-time work placements, allowing you to earn money while building skills in your chosen field. 

Interested in learning more?  Check out the information below and on the FENV co-op page.

Why Participate in Co-op?

  • Get access to a variety of paid, quality jobs (many of which are not available to non-co-op students)
  • Try out different kinds of jobs and job settings to find out what you like best
  • Hone your interviewing skills through practice sessions and feedback with co-op staff
  • Create a concise and effective résumé
  • Build a network of professional contacts
  • Understand how what you are learning in class applies in the real world
  • Gain experience working in local, national and international markets
  • For visa students, get access to paid off-campus Canadian work experience

Co-op Student Profiles

Ready to Join?

For additional information including admission requirements, visit www.sfu.ca/coop/env/home or contact:

Paul DeGrace
Coordinator, Environment Co-op
RCB 7130   778-782-3115   degrace@sfu.ca