Skip to body

Career Services

Cooperative Education and Internships

Cooperative Education (Co-op) is an educational plan designed to integrate classroom study with planned, supervised, and evaluated work experience that links the academic program with students' career goals and interests. It offers undergraduate and graduate students a unique opportunity to combine career, social, and personal growth with the educational process.   

Fair Labor Standards Act Guidelines for Unpaid Internships in the For-Profit Sector

CWU Policies for Cooperative Education

Supervisors of unpaid internships on CWU campuses, please watch this video. Recommended for anyone participating in the academic internship process. 

Students

Required Sexual Harassment Training
Non-Medical Setting Student Liability Insurance
M
edical Setting Student Liability Insurance

Information

Affiliation Agreements
A
ffiliation Agreement Checklists
A
ffiliation Agreement Contracts
A
ffiliation Agreement FAQs
H
ire an International Student
I
nternship FAQs

Guides

Employer
Faculty
S
tudent
S
tep-by-Step Quick Guide

Related Forms

Cooperative Education & Internship Progress Report

Take the Next Step to Becoming a Wildcat.

Admissions@cwu.edu