Experiential Learning Tips

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Experience building: Career conversations

Career conversations are a great opportunity to explore a new career pathway, expand your network and learn more about an...

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Experience building: Career Treks

One great way to build not only your resume but also your experience and professional skills is to get yourself...

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Volunteering in Hamilton

Whether you are volunteering for personal or professional development, the benefits are valuable and the skills are transferable. Below are...

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Police checks for volunteering

Criminal Record Check, Police Information Check and Vulnerable Sector Screening The organization you are volunteering with will specify what kind...

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Accessible involvement: clubs and volunteering

Benefits of volunteering One in five hiring managers have offered jobs due to a candidate’s volunteer experience! Meet like-minded people!...

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Why volunteer? Opportunities, skills, experiences

How to Volunteer  Think about where you would like to volunteer.  Before you apply, take time to develop a thoughtful...

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Volunteer: Places of interest

Check out these local agencies and explore opportunities to volunteer based on your area(s) of interest. Volunteering allows you to...

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Volunteering on campus 

The Benefits of Volunteering  On-Campus Clubs and Services  McMaster offers a wide range of volunteering opportunities from student-run clubs to...

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Skills: Working virtually

Communication It is important that you continuously work to keep open channels of communication with your team through videoconferencing software...

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Experience building: Get involved and get experience

Experiential Opportunities  Experiential opportunities can have many positive effects on personal, academic, and professional development as well as critical thinking,...

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Experience building: Find opportunities on OSCARplus

Volunteer & Experience Building   The Experiential Team at the Student Success Centre has events and opportunities for you on...

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Create your side gig: Monetize your passion

The COVID-19 pandemic may have limited the activities and opportunities that are available to you. However, you can invest your...

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Volunteer requirements and opportunities for international students

Are there requirements for volunteering in Canada? Check with the organization you are interested in volunteering with to find out...

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The value of volunteering for international students

Why should you volunteer in Canada? Volunteering as an international student in Canada is a great way to gain Canadian...

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Experience building: Career Treks for international students

One great way to build not only your resume but also your experience and professional skills is to get yourself...

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Operate and promote a successful side gig

Are you interested in starting your own side gig or entrepreneurial opportunity? It’s okay if you’re not sure how to...