Strong Growth Across UBC Co-op Programs

In a sign of strong recovery, UBC Co-op student hiring has now returned to pre-pandemic levels, with the number of work terms in 2020/21 increasing by 10% over the previous year and reaching a combined total of 6,397 across programs.

This growth also points to employer confidence in hiring talent from UBC Co-op, where students are available year-round for projects and peak work periods.

2020/21 Work Term Totals by Program

  • Arts: 576
  • Engineering: 2,407
  • Forestry: 110
  • Sauder: 538
  • Science: 2,481
  • UBCO Interdisciplinary*: 285

* Includes Arts, Fine Arts, Human Kinetics, Management and Sciences