Get Involved

Being a member of the Residence Life Staff team is a rich and rewarding experience. If you are looking for an opportunity to give back to your community and at the same time gain some valuable experience, you should consider applying. Residence Life offers a number of job and volunteer opportunities. Click on each position to see hiring information and a link to an overview of the position. Please note that Don, Porter, and Residence Council Volunteers must live in an undergraduate residence during their term. Peer Review Board positions are open to York residence and commuting students.

 

Opportunities for FW 2017-18: Get Involved!

Residence Dons

Application Period: Thursday, December 1st, 2016 to Tuesday, January 10th, 2017 by 4:00 p.m.

Interview Offers: January 16th to January 18th, 2017

Interview Period: January 23rd to February 1st, 2017

Offer Period: February 8th to February 9th, 2017

Job Duration: April 2017 to April 2018

Staff description: Residence Don

Please visit for more information, including the Residence Life Don application

Residence Night Porters

Residence Night Porters

Please visit the Residence Life Staff & Volunteer page for a position description. You must live in the undergraduate residence for which you apply.*

*Applicants for Founders Residence may live in any undergraduate residence.

Please check back in January 2017 for hiring information for the 2017 - 2018 academic year.

Peer Review Board Chair (Glendon) and Volunteers (Keele and Glendon)

Peer Review Board Member

Please visit the Residence Life Staff & Volunteer page for a position description. Volunteers are not required to live in Residence.

Please check back in March 2017 for PRB hiring information for the 2017 - 2018 academic year.

Community Life Programming Assistant

Community Life Programming Assistant  

Please note that you need to live in the York Apartments in order to be eligible for the Community Life Programming Assistant position.

Please check back in March 2017 for summer term hiring.

Residence Life Project Assistant

Residence Life Project Assistant

Please visit the Residence Life Staff & Volunteer page for a position description. Candidates must be Work/Study eligible and have filled out a Student Financial Profile online at sfs.yorku.ca/aid/sfp.

Please check back in March 2017 for hiring information for summer 2017.

Residence Council Volunteer

Residence Council Volunteers

Each residence has a Don of Leadership and Learning Opportunities (DLLO) who will be recruiting Residence Council Volunteers to assist with community building and programming throughout the academic year. Please speak to your Don or DLLO for how to get involved.

Residence Student Advisory Group

Residence Student Advisory Group Description

This is an elected position within each of the 10 undergraduate residence buildings.  Currently all positions are filled.

 

PRYSM Event Coorinator

PRYSM Event Coordinator

More details to come Summer 2017 regarding the hiring porcess.  Please visit the Residence Life Staff & Volunteer page for more inforamtion.

 

Opportunities for Summer 2017:  More information will be available in January 2017

Summer Dons

Please note that you need to have previously been a York U Residence Life Don in order to be eligible for the Summer Don position. 

Residence Life Summer Assistants

Candidates must be Work/Study eligible and have filled out a Student Financial Profile online at sfs.yorku.ca/aid/sfp.

Community Life Programming Assistant

Candidates must be Work/Study eligible and have filled out a Student Financial Profile online at sfs.yorku.ca/aid/sfp.

If you have any questions about getting involved in your residence, please contact your RLC, Don, or email us at resjobs@yorku.ca. If you are interested in getting involved on campus for the 2016 - 2017 school year, check out YU Connect for a list of organizations that may have opportunity. Need some help completing an application and/or preparing for an interview?  Check out the Career Centre