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Why York?

York University, the third largest academic institution in Canada, represents the principal intersection where progressive thinking meets solid fundamental learning. With over 50,000 students, York is an ideal location to uncover the country's future leaders.

Thriving as a modern and innovative post-secondary institution, York offers students a stimulating academic environment on the cutting edge of learning. York's undergraduate and graduate programs provide students with the opportunity to carve their own unique path to success through choice, variety and flexibility.

Who are York students?

Diverse in their interests and backgrounds, the student body at York University represents one of the most well rounded concentrations of promise and potential in the country. As beneficiaries of an unconventional interdisciplinary approach to education that integrates learning from different fields, these students are at the pinnacle of development and intellectual growth. They are tomorrow's leaders.

York and its students stand at the forefront of modern thinking. Leading programs in Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, Science, Engineering, Health, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Law, Business, Education and Graduate Studies continue to produce graduates who are redefining the possible both in the workplace and beyond. At York University, your company will find a highly skilled and diverse candidate pool from which to select the most appropriate individual to meet your needs.

Connecting with York students

Given York's size and the variety of our educational opportunities, identifying the best means for reaching out to students with career opportunities can be a challenge. York's Career Centre has built a solid and trusted foundation with students and is committed to ensuring student participation in events based on customized recruitment strategies. With our facilities, services and students, York University is the perfect setting to meet your specific hiring needs.

The Career Centre offers a variety of customized recruitment strategies to help you connect with the students and new graduates you want to reach. These include:

The York University Career Centre is your gateway to successful recruitment. Contact us today to discuss how we can help you profile your organization and meet your recruitment goals.

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Jennifer Kamuf Hear what an IBM recruiter has to say about York's interns.
Jennifer Kamuf [ video ]
Student Program Owner, Human Resources, IBM Canada Ltd.

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See what employers had to say about why they hire York University students at Career Fair Fall 2010.

Some of the 6000 employers recruiting at York
IBM Canada Ltd.

Bell Canada

Research in Motion

Primerica Financial Services



Waterfront Toronto


Canadian Red Cross

City of Mississauga

Canadian Cancer Society

Avison Young

RBC Financial Group

Investors Group


Stratford Shakespeare Festival

BMO Financial Group

Toronto Police Service

Canada Border Services Agency

York Region District School Board

TD Canada Trust

Hallmark Canada

Heart and Stroke Foundation

City of Toronto




Council of Ontario Universities

Department of Finance

City of Brampton

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Ernst & Young LLP

St. Joseph Media

Canon Canada Inc.

CMA Ontario

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Canada's Wonderland

Club Monaco

Aramark Canada Ltd.


Canadian Blood Services

Hydro One Inc.

AlliedTek Displays

State Farm

Cadillac Fairview Corporation


Black & Decker Canada Inc.

Royal Ontario Museum

Canadian Tire Corporation

Cisco Systems

Chubb Insurance Company of Canada

Grant Thornton LLP

Bayer Inc.


Bruce-Grey Catholic District School Board

Royal Canadian Golf Association

ING Insurance

Kraft Canada Inc

City of Barrie

Loblaw Companies Ltd.

Ontario Public Service

York University

Oakville Galleries

Abercrombie & Fitch

Canada Revenue Agency

Action emploi SK


Canadian Olympic Committee

Zurich Financial Services Group

Bloorview Kids Rehab

York Weston Community Services Centre

ACCO Brands Canada Inc.

West Hill Community Services

Blinds To Go

National Ballet School

YMCA of Greater Toronto

Bank of Canada

Varley Art Gallery of Markham

Art Gallery of Ontario

Arrow Professional Services

University Settlement Recreation Centre

CBC Radio-Canada

Ministry of Government Services

Ontario Place Corporation

Toronto Hydro

Centennial College

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Toronto and Region Conservation Authority

Ontario Power Generation

Ceridian Canada

Toronto International Film Festival Group

Chinese Canadian National Council Toronto Chapter

Toronto District School Board

Freedom 55 Financial

Spence Diamonds

Region of Peel

Oxford Learning Centre

Deloitte & Touche LLP

Ontario Teacher's Pension Plan

Sun Life Financial

Harbourfront Centre

Ministry of the Environment

Discount Car & Truck Rental

Halton Children's Aid Society

Century 21 Atria Reality Inc.

Ontario Science Centre

Heritage Skills Development Centre

Canadian Recording Industry Association (CRIA)

Ticketmaster Canada

Regional Municipality of York

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Ministry of Education and Training

Mercer Canada Limited

Canadian Scholars' Press

Manulife Financial

Lululemon Athletica Inc.

BMW Group Canada

Free The Children

March of Dimes

Canadian Television Fund

Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment

Library of Parliament

Edward Jones

Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions

I Love Rewards

Heinz Canada

GoodLife Fitness Clubs

Frontier College

Elections Ontario

Easter Seals Ontario

Danier Leather Inc.

Crestwood Valley Day Camp

CHIN Radio/TV International

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