How to Register for a Co-op

All completed paperwork must be submitted at least two weeks prior to start date!

Fall Co-ops must start between Aug. 22-Sep. 6, 2022 and end Dec. 9-23, 2022

Spring Co-ops must start between Jan. 2-17, 2023 and end Apr. 21-May 5, 2023 (Note: those starting on Jan. 2, 2023 need to submit all paperwork by Dec. 12, 2022)

In order to be registered in a co-op course, you must complete all of the appropriate co-op forms. Forms must be downloaded and electronically completed. These forms accept digital signatures and all signatures are required. Career Services will sign their sections upon receipt of the completed forms to co-op@mtu.edu.

International Students: Once the registration process is complete, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to a Google form for CPT and a new I-20. International Programs & Services will process your I-20 and will notify you when it is ready.

Step 1

Read and electronically complete the Cooperative Education Program Student Information & Checklist. The Financial Aid and Advisor Forms can be accessed through the checklist but are also available here for your convenience:
Financial Aid form
Advisor form

Step 2 

Download, read, and electronically complete the Cooperative Education Program Agreement.

Step 3

Send your offer letter including your start and end dates to co-op@mtu.edu. Make sure your start and end dates are in within the allowable dates in our guidelines.

Step 4 

Read the Co-op Handbook.