Step 1

If you decide to participate…

Step 2

  • Attend an Internship Resume and Interview Workshop (see Schedule of Activities) and bring your updated resumé. This is mandatory for enrollment in the Program and to be approved.

Step 3

  • Register at Western Connect by completing the form on the website (Online registration opens August 25, 2020 and closes November 22, 2020 @ 11:59 pm).
  • Prepare a resumé and draft a cover letter (Western's Careers & Experience is available for individual counseling at WERC e-advising).

Step 4

  • Meet with the Internship Coordinator to review your resume. Please register for an internship appointment by emailing
  • International Students accepted into the Internship Program will need a letter from their Faculty as proof that the work term is mandatory, must apply for a co-op work permit no later than January 31, 2021, and must also have a Social Insurance Number. For additional information on co-operative permits, please visit:

Deadline for Steps 1- 4 is November 22, 2020 at 11:59 pm

If enrollment is approved…

Step 5

  • The DAN Internship Coordinator will have MOS 3494 (it is not a normal course) added to your record. It will not trigger a course overload.
Step 6
  • Visit the Western Connect Website on a regular basis to view the job descriptions and interview schedules etc. Apply for as many positions as you like – make sure to check the application deadline dates. See Applying for Positions.
  • Jobs are posted November to August.

Step 7

  • Students who are not successful in securing an Internship work term will be withdrawn from MOS 3494, with no academic penalty, and will not be liable for the administrative fee.