Information for Recent Graduates


information for recent grads

am I eligible?

If you are an undergraduate student and will/have graduated from UTM November 2017 - November 2019 then you are eligible to apply to this program. We are working with candidates from all disciplines and backgrounds.


how does this program work?

This program is designed to help you transition from the classroom to the workplace through scheduled group work and career coaching. To be eligible for exclusive short-term paid placements, you must travel through the program as a cohort and complete the following 3 components:

1) Introduction to the program

2) Resume & Cover Letter Writing

3) Effective Interviews

In addition, you will be invited to participate in mandatory coaching sessions, optional events, and workshops to enhance your overall job search.


IMPORTANT DATES (Session 1: June 3-July 12, 2019)

May 6, 2019

Applications Due

May 8-29, 2019

Candidate Interviews

May 31, 2019

Candidate Offers

June 5, 2019

Deadline to submit acceptance form

Week of June 10, 2019

Module #1: Introduction to RGOP

Week of June 17, 2019

Module #2: Resume, Cover Letter & Work Search

June 24, 2019

Tailored Resumes Due

July 2, 2019

Implement and resubmit all changes to resumes

Week of July 2, 2019

Module #3: Introduction to Interviews

July 2– July 12, 2019

RGOP Candidate Mock Interviews

Thank you for your interest in the Recent Grad Opportunities Program. At this time we are no longer accepting applications for our first session but please revisit our website in August to apply for our second session. 


am i guaranteed a work placement?

While the Career Centre has a limited number of placements and will do its best to offer candidates a work placement, there is no guarantee.

View some of our past placements. 


how do I apply to this program?

To apply to this program, you will need to complete the following steps as outlined on the Get Started Page. 


I have more questions, who can I contact?

To have your general questions answered, you can always call the Career Centre at 905-828-5451. If you have specific questions about the application, how this program will benefit you, or what type of placements are available, please reach out to the Employment Strategist, Clerissa Albores (


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