International Students

A group of students sitting on sofas, engaged in conversation with one another. Want to learn more about careers and job search? The Career Centre offers a range of services, events and resources to help students develop the skills and confidence to create their careers. Find out about making career decisions, finding work on or off-campus, building skills and experience in your field, and accessing support for researching and applying to further education programs.

In addition, because you may not be familiar with the Canadian workplace and Canadian practices, here are some resources and services to give additional support to you as an international student.

York International

York International offers programming and resources for international students including information about the International Student Employment Fund (ISEF).

York Internship Programs

Did you know that if you’re a full-time international undergraduate student pursing an Honours degree that you may be eligible to participate in one of the York Internship Programs between your 3rd and 4th year of study?

You may also be eligible for the York International Internship Program (YIIP).

Working in Canada

Want to work in Canada? Visit the York International website for information about employment regulations for working in Canada including:

Living in Canada

If you are a foreign student who graduated in Canada, you often have the qualities to make a successful transition from temporary to permanent residence. Apply to stay in Canada through Citizenship & Immigration Canada’s Canadian Experience Class.