Linking Trent students and alumni for career conversations.

Today eighty-five percent of jobs are filled through networking1


To help students and alumni build their networks, Trent is offering TrentUConnect: a new, free online service that brings alumni, students, and recent graduates together for meaningful and helpful career conversations, based on common interests, goals, and Trent experiences. Unique matches are made through the Ten Thousand Coffees platform to connect participants for coffee chats in-person or online.


Are you an experienced alumni who would like to help students and recent graduates with their career aspirations? 

Are you a recent graduate setting out on a new employment adventure? 

Would you like to network with other Trent alumni?

Join TrentUConnect to get started today!

 Sign up for TrentUConnect now to build a profile outlining your career stage and career and Trent interests
• You will receive monthly introductions to a TrentUConnect member with similar interests and goals via your email
• Introductions will include shared interests, and suggestions for conversations 
• Connect for a coffee in person, or chat by phone or online
• Receive an official LinkedIn certification for your commitment to mentoring and networking
• Tell us about your successful coffee chats! You could be featured in TRENT Magazine, the Alma Matters e-publication or on social media!

RBC Future Launch is RBC’s commitment to empower Canadian youth for the jobs of tomorrow. RBC is dedicating $500 million to help young people access meaningful employment through practical work experience, skills development, networking and access to mental well-being supports and services.



Students and alumni wishing to register for this service should note that Ten Thousand Coffees is an independent organization and Trent University is not involved in its operation. Trent does not provide any personal information about you to Ten Thousand Coffees - signing up is voluntary, and by doing so you will be leaving the Trent website and going to the Ten Thousand Coffees website, which is partially hosted outside of Canada. Users are encouraged to review the Privacy policy and Terms & Conditions posted by Ten Thousand Coffees at:

Trent University may access your information on the Ten Thousand Coffees site to contact you in the future. You can review Trent’s privacy policy at: