Jobs available for students at Spring Convocation

York’s Office of University Events & Community Relations is looking for students interested in working at Spring Convocation, held from June 10 to 18. Available positions include ushers, information officers, graduand seating assistants, marshalling assistants, robing assistants and name carders.

A mandatory training session for new staff will be scheduled prior to convocation, on June 8. All positions offer a pay rate of $10.25 an hour and include a catered lunch. All candidates must have a valid social insurance number.

Interested candidates can fill out an application online. Applications must be received by May 6 at midnight. The Office of University Events & Community Relations will contact all successful candidates.

Questions regarding convocation employment opportunities should be directed to

Successful applicants may also be considered for employment during other York events.