Getting involved in the Whitehorse community is a great way to meet new people, make friends and build skills that will greatly enhance your academic experience.

Contact our Student Engagement Coordinator for more information on local volunteer opportunities or swing by the Student Services Centre any time! 

Current Opportunities

Student refugee program

We partner with World University Services Canada and each year fund raise to sponsor a refugee to be a student at Yukon University

Students are welcome to help us fund raise and get involved!

“I feel very welcome in Whitehorse. Everyone is very friendly. It already feels like more of a home than Jordan. I do not feel like a second-class citizen in Canada.” - Tareef Jaamour 

News coverage:

Arrival of Student Refugee 2016 

CBC North News Article

Yukon News Article

Yukon College Press Release 

For more information, contact:

Student Engagement Coordinator
867 668 8791