Career preparation

Your student has a good idea of what interests them and the career options that are out there, so start laying the groundwork.

Career Centre

Explore careers that interest you through the Career Centre’s programs and workshops.

  • job shadowing programs
  • networking opportunities
  • ways to gain work-related experience
  • resume advice
  • practice interview sessions
  • career exploration programs
  • the informational interview database
  • in-the-field tours
  • Dream Job Academy
  • entrepreneurship workshops
  • career planning workshops

Research opportunities

Engaging in research is a great way for your student to gain experience as they further their education:

  • Arts & Science Step Forward
  • Arts & Science research courses: artsci.utoronto.ca/current/focus/research
  • International opportunities: uoft.me/gointernational or studentlife.utoronto.ca/cie/research
  • Career Learning Network for Work Study, paid on-campus and volunteer research opportunities: cln.utoronto.ca
  • Work Study program: positions will be posted on the CLN beginning in August
  • Faculty of Medicine: http://glse.utoronto.ca/undergraduate-research-opportunities
  • Research and Innovation awards and opportunities: http://www.research.utoronto.ca/opp_type/students/
Career planning