The Career and Skills Development Centre, located in York Hall A118, focuses on helping students, alumni, and clients access career exploration, skills development and experiential education. Personalized assignment and career help is available through appointments; face-to-face, over Zoom, or by attending a workshop in the centre, in residence or in class.
Where can I look for jobs?
There are plenty of job search tools at your disposal!
- Experience York allows you to see all employers looking to hire York students
- Like the Career and Skills Development Centre Facebook page for general job postings
- Check out the online database of job search resources
Can I work "on-campus"?
The Work/Study Program at York University provides eligible undergraduate students (domestic and international) with the opportunity to develop professional skills and contribute to the university through paid, on-campus employment opportunities.
Can I get help with my resume/cover letter/interview skills/LinkedIn?
The Career and Skills Development Centre offers:
Are there writing workshops I can attend?
The Career and Skills Development Centre offers writing workshops by demand from professors. If you would like to have a workshop hosted in your class, you can ask your professor or we can reach out for you!
Can someone edit my paper for me?
The Career and Skills Development Centre staff will not edit, write or re-write your assignment for you (learn more about academic integrity). Instead, you can:
How do I cite properly in APA/MLA/Chicago?
Should I apply to grad school?
Perhaps the career you’re interested in requires a graduate education or a post-degree program or maybe you’ve determined that a post-degree diploma or certificate would make you a more desirable candidate in your chosen occupation.
How do you write a personal statement?
Personal statements help graduate selection committees understand why you want to pursue further study in that area, and in that program.