Apply for Co-op

We are currently accepting applications for the 2020/21 intake.

The deadline to apply is October 5, 2020 at 4pm. Note that there is only one intake per academic year.

To apply, follow the instructions outlined in the Application Checklist.

For the 2020 intake, all first-year MPPGA students starting their program in September 2020 are eligible to apply for the MPPGA Co-operative Education Program.

To learn about joining the Arts Co-op Program, attend an information session to hear more about benefits, employers and roles to expect, and more.

Build Your Career Now: Experiences & Opportunities for Summer 2021*
Wednesday, September 23, 12-1pm PDT

An info session for first-year MPPGA students to learn about the different work opportunities, including co-op, for next summer.  This session is to provide you with information to help you determine what opportunity could be right for you.

Co-op Info Session for International Students*
Tuesday, September 29, 12-1pm PDT

This is an additional drop-in session, focused solely on co-op for international students.

As students are outside of the Vancouver time zone this session can be a mix of asynchronous and synchronous.


  1. Email Kerry Ross your question by 12pm PDT on September 28.
  2. If available, join the event live on September 29 at 12pm PDT.
  3. Kerry will aim to answer all questions, record the session and make it available to you.

* The Zoom event links will be sent to you by the MPPGA program and you do not need to RSVP.

If you are admitted into the Arts Co-op Program, you will be asked to sign and submit a Terms & Conditions document. For reference, you can view the 2019 MPPGA Terms & Conditions (PDF), which outlines the Program’s guidelines.

Feel free to contact Kerry Ross, Co-op & Career Services Manager,  Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs, at if you have any questions.