CS Co-op students

Computer Science Co-op FAQ

When is the earliest I can apply for co-op?
  • The earliest you can apply for Co-op is in the second term of your first year.
Is there Co-op for Master students?

No, we currently do not offer Co-op for Master students.

How much does Co-op cost?

There is a one-time administration and workshop fee payable upon acceptance into the program, as well as Co-op course fees for each 4-month Co-op placement. For the latest fee info, please visit the Fees section in the UBC Calendar.

Can I take classes during my Co-op placement?

Unfortunately, you are not allowed to take courses during your Co-op work placement.

What are my chances of getting into Co-op?

Every student has individual strengths and weaknesses. Every application is evaluated through our comprehensive review process.

Can international students apply to Co-op?

Yes.

     

    Co-op Contacts

    Co-op Program Assistant

    Chloe Kim
    Tel: 604-822-8844
    Email: cscoop@sciencecoop.ubc.ca

    Kate Wang
    Tel: 604-822-9328
    Email: csadmin@sciencecoop.ubc.ca

    Co-op Coordinators 

    Girish Chandra A.
    BA (Computer Science) & Bachelor of Computer Science (BCS)
    Room 106B, ICICS/CS Building
    Tel: 604-827-3733
    Email: girish@sciencecoop.ubc.ca

    Constance Wun
    Computer Science, Cognitive Systems (Computational Intelligence and Design)
    and Combined Major in Business and Computer Science (BUCS)
    - Students with last names starting A - J
    Room 145, ICICS/CS Building
    Tel: 604-822-9640
    Email: cwun@sciencecoop.ubc.ca

    Lindsay Ward
    Computer Science, Cognitive Systems (Computational Intelligence and Design)
    and Combined Major in Business and Computer Science (BUCS)
    - Students with last names starting K - R
    Room 106C, ICICS/CS Building
    Tel: 604-827-5350
    Email: lward@sciencecoop.ubc.ca

    Betty Cho
    Computer Science, Cognitive Systems (Computational Intelligence and Design)
    and Combined Major in Business and Computer Science (BUCS)
    - Students with last names starting S - Z
    Tel: 604-822-0933
    Email: bcho@sciencecoop.ubc.ca