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Computer Science Co-op In-Town Winter 2020 Recruitment Information

by Ela Barros

The summer has flown by and students are back on campus. Computer Science Co-op activities are in full swing!

We have just selected a new group of 70 students to join our Co-op Program with an anticipated first work term from January 6 to April 24, 2020.  By the end of December these students will have completed five of eight academic terms in the four-year Computer Science Program. In addition to the work term one students, we also have a small group of students seeking their 2nd or 3rd work term this winter.

While levels of the students' skill-sets and backgrounds may vary, all will possess a broad background of study areas with a majority of them having experience in data structures, databases, analysis of algorithms, and object oriented programming. Their programming languages include Java, C, and C++ in addition to others depending on what third year courses they have chosen for the fall term. 

If you are interested in recruiting an undergraduate Co-op student, please use the careerCONNECT Employer Login link to submit your job posting.  You also have the option to “Repost a Job” which can simplify and speed up the process if you’ve posted with us previously.

Please contact us if you need information on how to access your account, or if you have any problems with this process.

Please Note: Posting that are submitted early, typically receive more applications than those that are received closer to the deadline date.

Activity Schedule for Winter 2020 Placements

Monday, September 9th to Thursday, October 17th - Co-op Office will accept job postings for the winter work term.

Friday, October 25th - A link to your student application packages will be emailed to you for your review and consideration.

Friday, November 1st - Deadline for interview lists to be submitted to the Co-op Office.

November 4th to November 8th - Week 1 of the Interview Period

November 18th to November 22nd - Week 2 of the Interview Period

Monday, November 25th (Before 10:00am) - Deadline for rankings to be submitted to the Co-op Office.

Monday, November 25th to Friday, November 29th - Co-op Office will facilitate matching process.

Questions or concerns can be directed to:

Lisa Wise, Co-op Coordinator

P: (204) 474-8695

E: lwise@cs.umanitoba.ca

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