Congratulations on your decision to pursue an international co-op! This is a two part application process. By clicking “Apply Now” you will create an International Co-op Application which will be reviewed by an International Co-op team member. If your application meets the preliminary requirements, you will be prompted to schedule a consultation meeting. After this consultation meeting is complete, if your application is approved, you will begin Part 2 of the application process where you will be able to apply to specific programs.
|Restrictions:||Drexel undergraduate students enrolled in a co-op program|
|Dates / Deadlines:
Academic Year below always refers to the start of each academic year. Fall is the first term in an academic year and it always starts in September of every year. Please refer to the start and end date listed below for appropriate application term. If you do not see the date range applicable to you, please contact the International Co-op Team. Click here for more co-op terms details.
|Term||Academic Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
** Applicants will be notified of acceptance into this program and will be required to complete additional materials to register the co-op placement.
|Eligible Major(s):||Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering|
weServe AfricaProgram Description:
Service through Innovation! weServe is a unique service learning experience that qualifies for co-op credit at Drexel University. This program is open to students with an interest in service and leadership in under-served communities. weServe’s Mission:
Job Description and Required Skills
Some of the projects previous students have accomplished:
- Work in rural health facilities
- Computer networking, library development, community projects
- Building and repairing adaptive technologies and assistive devices for people with disabilities
- Rehabilitation projects
Required Job Skills: The job description and skills will be determined on a case-by-case basis, based on the student’s skills, experiences, and academic major.
Number of Positions: Numerous
GPA Requirement: Minimum 3.0 GPA
Program Fee: N/A
Financial Award: Students will be considered for a financial award from the Steinbright Career Development Center once accepted and paperwork submitted. Additionally, the student’s academic department may have some funds.
Housing: Provided by host institution
Visa Requirement: Students will receive assistance in applying for a visa
For any questions regarding the weServe program, please contact the program director, at weServe@drexel.edu or visit http://www.drexel.edu/weServe