Paraprofessional Placements

A paraprofessional placement is designed to help you develop employability skills through service delivery that contributes to the campus community under the mentorship of professional staff and faculty,

Experience Details

  • Paraprofessional placements can be paid, unpaid, or provide an honorarium.
  • Paraprofessional placements are not for-credit; however, some provide recognition on your academic transcript.
  • Paraprofessional placements are on-campus experiences.

Currently Recognized Opportunities

  • The Peer Helper Program offers over 30 different campus placement opportunities, all focused on developing your skills under the guidance of campus professionals.
  • Residence Life Staff can provide you with a wealth of opportunities to learn and grow while enhancing your leadership, communication, teamwork and conflict resolution skills.

Experience Profiles

  • Sharon recently finished her degree in European Studies. She was engaged in applied research, community engaged learning courses and did a practicum in Europe. Additionally, Sharon also worked on campus as a student staff.