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International Students

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.

Resources for International Students

On-Campus Employment

The Work/Study Program at York University provides eligible international undergraduate students with the opportunity to develop professional skills and contribute to the university through paid, on-campus employment opportunities.

Working in Canada

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

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. While the Career Centre cannot provide immigration advice, you can find information about staying in Canada by reading about Citizenship and Immigration Canada’s Canadian Experience Class and consulting with the experts at York International.