About Co-op

U of T Scarborough is the only U of T campus that offers formal co-op programs in the arts, sciences, and management. Leaders in co-op education for 40 years, our U of T Scarborough Co-op programs give you on-the-job learning via full-time, salaried work terms in industries, organizations, and businesses relevant to your field of study. Co-op programs let you spend up to five semesters in professional workplaces, hosted by a wide range of reputable employers.


  • Peel Regional Police
  • Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities
  • Under the Banyan Tree: Centre for the Developmentally Disabled
  • Working Skills Centre
  • Canada Revenue Agency
  • Ministry of Economic Development and Trade
  • Softchoice Corporation

Life Sciences & Psychology

  • Sanofi Pasteur Limited
  • Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
  • St. Michael’s Hospital
  • Ministry of Environment
  • Griffith Laboratories Canada
  • Health Canada
  • Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Toronto Research Chemicals Inc.

Science & Technology

  • Amazon
  • IBM Canada Ltd.
  • CIBC
  • Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan
  • Statistics Canada
  • Microsoft
  • Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care


  • BMW Canada
  • Deloitte
  • Hydro One
  • Merrill Lynch Canada
  • Ministry of Finance
  • Porsche
  • Proctor & Gamble
  • RBC

International Development Studies

  • Aga Khan University
  • Canadian and African Business Women's Alliance
  • Centre for Internet and Society
  • Cuso International
  • Natural Justice
  • The Center for People and Forests (RECOFTC)
  • World University Service of Canada
  • World Vision
  • Seed Change Tanzania


U of T Scarborough Co-op education provides you with the skills, knowledge, and expertise to secure rewarding positions with outstanding employers after graduation. It also serves as excellent preparation for graduate school and professional programs.

Through Co-op, you can gain work experience with top employers across Toronto, Canada, and the world. Here is a selected list of previous Co-op placements.