Work, Leadership and Volunteering

Real World Learning


The Co-op Office is your central resource and support to gain meaningful, paid experience in a workplace relevant to your academic and personal goals.

Career and Employment Support

The Career Centre provides you with programs and resources you need to be real-world ready and start your career after your time at Laurier. 

Working on Campus

Discover employment opportunities on campus for the summer and during the academic year.

Navigator system logo

Navigator is Laurier’s online system for experiential learning and career development and is the home of your Laurier Experience Record.

Enhance Your Experience

Community and Workplace Partnerships

Community and Workplace Partnerships supports curricular experiential learning within a course by helping you gain real-world experience outside the traditional classroom.


Leadership and volunteer opportunities are an integral part of your Laurier experience. We connect you rewarding volunteer positions where you can develop meaningful skills at local organizations.

Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation

Create a new venture, work in a startup or corporate innovation or simply gain the skills to think more innovatively and entrepreneurially

Student Teacher Development

Student teachers can participate in student teaching development workshops and certificates to gain transferrable teaching skills for the classroom and the workplace.


Keep a Record of Your Experiential Learning Opportunities

Use the Laurier Experience Record (LER) to keep track of your involvement in curricular and co-curricular learning opportunities.