How to Apply for a Work Study Position
Preparing Your Application
Preparing for the Interview
Once you have applied, the next step in the process is being interviewed by a prospective employer. Just like your resume, you will be asked questions demonstrating your knowledge and skills related to the requirements of the job. Go to the interview prepared to share a story related to each of the core knowledge or skill requirements.
Check out Big Interview, a free, online system that combines training and practice to help improve your interview technique and build your confidence.
- Watch this helpful video on How to Access Big Interview (U of T) for Preparing for Interviews
Tri-Campus Career Services
Each of the tri-campus career services offices has a suite of resources to train and support Work Study students:
Mississauga campus: offers a variety of workshops, appointments, and online modules, visit the UTM Career Centre for more information.
St. George campus: offers a variety of workshops, events, and resources through CLNx. These workshops can support your professional development in topics such as networking, navigating career uncertainty, negotiating job offers, and navigating identity in the workplace. Visit the Student Life Events Calendar for more information.
Scarborough campus: offers workshops on a variety of topics including communication skills, professionalism at the workplace, and equity and inclusion. For a complete listing and to register, visit UTSC Academic Advising and Career Centre.