Events & Promotion

Conestoga is pleased to offer a variety of services designed to help your organization with its recruiting needs.

On-Campus Employer Engagement Opportunities

Whether you are looking to hire for the season or recruiting for a critical full-time position, we can help enhance your visibility, profile your brand and position your organization as an employer of choice. Our on-campus engagement opportunities include employer showcases, information sessions and career exploration/networking events.

Employer Showcase

Book a table-top or booth display in a high-traffic, central area of campus which allows for maximum visibility with a broad cross-section of the student body. Intended for employers looking to recruit for part-time or seasonal positions, or full-time positions that may appeal to students from a variety programs. 

Employer Information Session

Formally present information about your organization's corporate culture, recruitment processes and career opportunities to a targeted group of students. Information sessions are promoted to students who are required to register for the session. Provision of refreshments through college catering is suggested.

Career Exploration and Employer Networking Events

Meet students who want to connect with employers relevant to their field of study at one of our on-campus employer networking events. Discuss your corporate culture, career pathways and industry trends in an informal setting that allows students to network with you.

Conestoga Job Fairs

Conestoga hosts a number of on-campus job fairs to connect employers with talented, enthusiastic students for full-time/graduate, co-op, seasonal and part-time employment opportunities.

Partners for Employment (P4E) Job & Career Fairs

Together with the University of Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University and the University of Guelph, Conestoga is pleased to host the P4E Job Fair and P4E Career Fair in February and September respectively. The largest events of their kind in Canada, the fairs attract over 220 employers and more than 3,500 students and graduates from the four partner schools. For more information please visit the Partners4Employment website.


To discuss your student and graduate recruitment needs, please contact:
Kimberly Crackel, Employer Engagement Liaison
519.748.5220 ext. 3983

Co-op Student of the Year Awards

Each year, Co-operative Education recognizes outstanding co-op students at a student awards ceremony in March.

Nominate your co-op student for an award by completing and submitting the Nomination Form and a Letter of Support by mid-December.

These awards are made possible through the generous support of individual donations and corporate sponsorship. Please consider supporting our mission of career and employment related success for Conestoga students. Sponsors will be mentioned in all material promoting the Co-op Student of the Year event.