Collaborate with Academics

A variety of experiential learning opportunities are embedded into academic courses or programs, that industy and community-based organizations can collaborate with. 


Host a student for a practicum, internship or externship at your organization for a dedicated number of hours per week. Possibilities include: 


Collaborate on course-integrated projects where students help solve your organizational challenges. Organizations can bring challenges into the classroom, or host students at their location while they work on a solution that meets their needs. Possibilities include: 

  • Business Consultation Services: Access student consulting services at the John F. Wood Centre for Business and Student Enterprise and grow your business with fresh ideas from senior students. 


Partner with students and faculty to conduct applied research on-site, in labs or in a community setting. Possibilities include: 


Contact the Experiential Learning Team to explore more opportunities for collaboration.

Experience Profiles

  • Can is an international co-op student at the University of Guelph who has been involved in experiential learning on campus from his first year here. He has worked on-campus, and is engaged in student clubs like the Guelph Student Investment Council and My World, My Choice. Can has completed co-op terms at Maple Leaf Sports Entertainment and Fidelity Investments.