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Student employment opportunities

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) offers a number of different types of student employment opportunities throughout the school year and summer months in many fields of study.

Law students

Interested in a career in securities law, administrative law or litigation? The OSC offers summer positions and articling placements for law students.

Accounting students

Looking for an opportunity to work in the field of accounting or to gain experience that counts toward your Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation? The OSC offers summer positions and a more specialized opportunity as part of its CPA Training Office program.

Undergraduate and graduate students

The OSC offers summer positions and co-op placements to undergraduate and graduate students in many fields of study such as business administration, economics, finance, human resources, information management, information technology, knowledge services, library science, records and research.

Student testimonials

One of the best ways to get to know us is through our staff. Meet some of our students and see why they chose the OSC to build their career.

“The ED&A team prioritized learning/career-development for students with training presentations offered regularly. Flexible environment, amazing team, and interesting work. Great opportunity overall!”

Jaiden Schutz, e-Discovery Co-op Student, Enforcement

“Working at the OSC for 8 months on two different teams, each one presented a wide range of learning opportunities, developing different skills, meeting new people and both in a supportive and encouraging environment!”

Samantha Ko, Information Services Infrastructure and Cloud Co-op Student

“Working at the OSC has been a great complement to my in-class learning, and has given me a more holistic and practical understanding of securities regulation in Canada.”

Bryan Lo, Law Student, Market Regulation

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Applying for a job with the OSC