STEP 1: Attend Resumé & Cover Letter Workshop

Before gaining access to exclusive internship job postings, students must attend a mandatory Perfecting Your Internship Resumé & Cover Letter workshop.

About this workshop

This session provides internship-specific résumé and cover letter writing techniques, including:

  • Showcasing your school projects and assignments as practical experience.
  • Clearly demonstrating your fit for the internship position and employer.
  • Preparing additional application documents such as an unofficial transcript.

Also, receive tips and advice on how to search the internship job board effectively to maximize opportunities and get answers to industry-specific questions.

Registering for the Perfecting Your Internship Résumé & Cover Letter workshop

Register for this workshop on the Career Centre’s online system.

Register in the 'events & appointments' section after logging in (you must sign up for an account the first time you log in).

Upcoming 2018 Workshops

Date Time Location Note
Tuesday November 13, 2018 2:30PM-4:00PM 103 McLaughlin College Registration Required
Tuesday November 20, 2018 2:00PM-3:30PM 103 McLaughlin College Registration Required
Wednesday November 28, 2018 2:00PM-3:30PM 103 McLaughlin College Registration Required

Students who are not able to attend one of the scheduled Perfecting Your Internship Résumé & Cover Letter workshops may attend the Career Centre's Résumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop instead. This workshop is offered as part of the Career Centre's regular schedule. Students who choose this option must inform the Recruitment & Job Search Coordinator via email (ccintern@yorku.ca) to provide the date of the alternate workshop attended. Please include "Substituting workshop for Perfecting Your Internship Résumé & Cover Letter" in the subject line.

Note: You can also register for the Career Centre’s substitute Résumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop in this same section.