ATE for Students

What is it?

L’Alternance travail-études (ATE) is an optional program that provides students with an opportunity to gain practical experience in their chosen field. Students who participate in the program complete two paid work terms of 8 to 12 weeks.



What do students get by participating?

  • Relevant work experience
  • Confirmation they are moving towards the right career
  • Build a professional network
  • Possibly a job once you’ve finished your studies!


Get involved

The ATE submission form can be found via the MyDawson portal under Student Services > ATE Registration

Last Modified: February 11, 2021