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Career Exploration & Education launches new guide for accommodations in the workplace

Posted August 4, 2023 By Sarah Ryeland-Etienne This summer, Career Exploration & Education in collaboration with Accessibility Services are launching the Disclosure and Accommodation Guide for the Workplace – a tool to support students who choose to disclose disabilities and seek accommodations at work. The guide serves as a wealth of information as well as […]

August 4, 2023

Work Study program enhancements support better pathways for students

Posted April 17, 2023 By Sarah Ryeland-Etienne Every year, more than 5,000 U of T students take part in the Work Study program. With two sessions per year (fall/winter and summer), the program offers paid, on-campus positions that give students across all three campuses in all years and stages of study the chance to expand […]

April 17, 2023

Career Exploration & Education staff receives Matus Award of Excellence

Posted April 6, 2022 For her exemplary leadership in socially just and equitable student services and as national influencer in student services curriculum, assessment and in career services, Atifa F. Karim has received the Jill Matus Excellence in Student Services Award. The honour is one of the Awards of Excellence presented by the University of […]

April 6, 2022

Five reasons to check out the University of Toronto Career Fair

Posted January 20, 2022 On February 16, the University of Toronto Virtual Career Fair is back, offering students meaningful work and volunteer opportunities, as well as a chance to connect with employers across diverse industries. Whether you already have a career path in mind, or you’re open to any possibility, here are five reasons you’ll […]

January 20, 2022

Earn money while building experience and community

Posted on August 11, 2021 By Kirsty Clarke Apply for Work Study starting August 16. Students who are enrolled for classes in Fall-Winter of 2021-2022 should apply for program positions for the Fall Winter 2021-22 Work Study Program starting August 16. Please check CLNx for eligibility details. The Work Study Program offers paid, on-campus positions […]

August 11, 2021

What’s Next? You can create your own career path, say alumni who have done it

Posted July 7, 2021 By Kirsty Clarke Are you worried about finding meaningful work after you graduate? Or maybe contemplating more education after completing an undergraduate degree? Hoping to find inspiration and a glimpse into a career path that’s yet to be discovered? Alumni Career Chats, developed by the Career Exploration & Education team, create […]

July 7, 2021

Gain experience this summer with Work Study

Posted April 14, 2021 By Samantha Lizardo If you are enrolled in at least 0.5 credits during the summer, you can gain paid work experience with the Work Study Program. Additional eligibility requirements may apply, please log in to CLNx to learn more. Build your career during your studies this summer and discover the many […]

April 14, 2021

Explore potential careers through job shadowing

Posted on February 3, 2021 By Samantha Lizardo As a student, Crystal was unsure about pursuing further education or a profession related to her double majors in international relations and East Asian studies. So, she turned to the Job Shadowing Program to explore various career options that interested her. All students and recent graduates can […]

February 3, 2021

Navigating career uncertainty

Posted January 25, 2021 By Samantha Lizardo When Laura shadowed Dr. Saachi Sadcha through the Job Shadowing Program, she learned about Dr. Sadcha’s similar background in data analytics and her role as senior manager of business intelligence and visual reporting at TD. Laura, a second-year Master of Information student, gained practical advice about how to […]

January 25, 2021

New career guide for trans and nonbinary students

Posted: July 22, 2020 By Samantha Lizardo The Sexual & Gender Diversity Office and Career Exploration & Education at Student Life have launched the Your Journey: A Career Guide for Trans and Nonbinary Students. This resource was developed to help trans and nonbinary students and recent graduates navigate their careers by exploring strategies and resources. […]

July 22, 2020