St. Lawrence College

Co-op Student SLC

5.0
Position title
Co-op Student
Work term type
Co-op
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
Unpaid
How long was your work term?
2 months
Work industry
Arts
Internship/co-op type
Arts and Science

Work review

With reflection, was your first day well-structured and organized? 
Went smoothly
Did the on-the-job training allow you to be successful in your role?
Good/Useful
Was your work challenging and engaging?
Loved coming to work
The projects you worked on, did they give you valuable experience toward your career goals?
Skills for life
What did you like best about your internship/co-op? What type of work were you doing?

I completed my first co-op at St. Lawrence College and my favourite thing about it was that I got to work closely with the Athletics department. They had multiple really awesome tasks for me to do that kept me busy throughout my entire co-op. It was nice to be able to give back to my school by working for them.

What did you like least about your internship/co-op?

I didn't make very many new connections.

Manager experience

Did your manager(s) provide you with support and coaching to be effective in your role?
All the time
Did you receive clear and actionable feedback from your manager(s) during your work term?
All the time
Did you feel comfortable asking your manager(s) questions, when needed?
Open door policy

Social experience

To what degree did the team make you feel welcome, included and valued?
Like family
How often were there opportunities to participate in social activities with your colleagues?
Regularly
Describe the office environment/culture.

I was usually alone or only with one other person, but there were never any issues. Always a positive energy at the office.

Final notes

Did the internship/co-op experience match what was described in the job listing and interview?
Just as advertised
Would you recommend this internship/co-op to a friend?
100%
Would you work at this employer full-time if offered a job?
100%
Why did you choose this employer for your internship/co-op?
Work types Location