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Co-op Tips or Helpful Forms


TIPS AND FAQ FOR USING NUcareers.

  • Most topics you need help on will be explained at NUcareers Help

  • Co-op Job Search Process (graphic)

  • Frequently Asked Questions and Tips for Job Search on NUcareers - PDF

  • What is Co-op Work-Study and how do I know if I am eligible? - PDF

    How is it co-op work-study different for the Sum2/Fall term? - notes from Lisa

  • I accepted a position that is at NU (or funded by NU), how do I get paid? - PDF
  • Videos to help explain NUcareers

  • How to create a package (resume and other documents for an employer) on NUcareers

  • How to interpret changes in your application status on NUcareers


    CROSS REFERRALS

    A lot of companies that require cross referrals also do on-campus presentations/information sessions. See below on how to best utilize these sessions

  • Cross Referral Information


    RESOURCES ABOUT BUSINESS CO-OPS

    You can access many helpful items on the DMSB google page such as:

  • the DMSB Co-op Calendar

  • DMSB Co-op Reflection Brochures

  • DMSB Highlighted Employer Activities and Events

  • DMSB Week by Week view of DMSB Co-op Activity

  • DMSB Spotlight videos

    to get to these resources,access this portal through the Experiential Learning/Co-op tab in myNEU and the link entitled: Welcome to the DMSB Co-op Portal.

    As with the old link, this will appear in the College Announcement Section and students will automatically have access and see the link when they log on to myNEU/Experiential Learning . The link to the information for Combined Degree and Business Minors is the same.


    (EMPLOYER) ON CAMPUS INFORMATION SESSIONS AND INTERVIEWING

  • Read this to best prepare for On campus presentations by employers

  • CSSH - Employer visit and information session calendar

  • See above for information on the CBA - Business Employer visit and information session calendar


    POPULAR JOBS (Jobs my students like)

  • The BCIC (Boston Community Impact Co-ops) , formerly known as the CSLP - (Community Service Learning Program) jobs are very popular! (These include AIDS Action, Food Project, The Grow Clinic, and Rosie's Place)

  • N.U.in Program Information - this co-op is only offered in the sum2/fall cycle


  • Service-Learning Program Co-op Position application - word document

  • Service Learning Co-op Program application - PDF


  • NU Admissions Assistant position testimonial


    OTHER FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • Can I take classes while on co-op?

  • What is a 20/20? How does it work?


    SPECIAL DISCOUNTS/OFFERS TO CO-OPS

  • Zip Car Discounts

  • Parking Discounts

  • Meals To Go - while on Co-op


    CAREER DEVELOPMENT OFFICE EVENTS

    Career Development Office Events - including NU Cause events - a student favorite!!


    LINKS THAT HELP

  • Links to preparation (resume and interviewing) help

  • Links to succeeding at work

  • Handling Job Offers Well - PDF