Co-op and Internships for International Students

If you are an international student and you wish to participate in a Co-op or Internship work term you must apply for a Co-op Work Permit.

How to apply for a co-op work permit

  1. Follow the Co-op Checklist for international students
  2. Complete and submit the Co-op & Internship Work Permit Information Form 
  3. If you have any questions please contact Karena Dachsel, International Employment Facilitator, at

The Career Lab at Camosun is very beneficial for international students.

Career Lab services provided me with so much support. I felt supported during my co-op and could always connect with my instructor if I had questions. Through my co-op I learned that I am more capable than I imagined. 

Maria Clara Cordeiro, Diploma in Hospitality Management Student

Hospitality Management co-op student taking customers' luggage to their room.