Recruiting Schedule

Timelines & Recruitment

Western's DAN Management Internship Program offers employers flexibility regarding recruitment timelines and activities. We do not utilize a rank-and-match system, meaning you may post, interview, and extend offers  without restriction.

2023-2024 Internship Recruitment Dates

- 2023-2024 student cohort can start between May and September 2024
- Work terms are 8 - 16 months in length
- Students have completed at least 3 years of full-time studies; students return to school to complete their final year of study in September 2025.


Date Activity Notes
September 29, 2023 Postings go live to students
October 15, 2023* Earliest possible application deadline

*Please note: the majority of students are not approved for the program until late October. Posting prior to this may result in lower application volume.

For this reason, we recommend a deadline no sooner than November 22nd.


October 16, 2023 - August 16, 2024



Continuous interview & offer acceptance period

Dates to keep in mind: 

Fall Reading Week: Oct 30 - Nov 5, 2022

Exams & Holiday Closure: Dec 10, 2023 - Jan 8, 2024

Winter Reading Week: Feb 17 - 25, 2024

Final Exams: April 11 - 30, 2024


August 9, 2024**

 **For summer internships, final application deadline is June 14, 2024


Final application deadline for 2023-2024 recruitment

Job Postings: Postings accepted annually from November to mid-August on Western Connect or email: with your postings.

Interviews: To arrange interviews, please fill out the Interview Request Form or email: If you choose to contact students directly, please notify of the selected candidate.

Offers: We will present employment offers right away to students, with a 48 hour response time. Internship job offers are submitted through our Job Offer Form.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact: