Volunteer Opportunities:

DRC Ambassador for Events & Media

The DRC is looking for an Ambassador to provide assistance in coordinating, organizing, and promoting Disability Resource Centre events, information sessions, and other projects and activities.  Please see job posting for more information. Visit the job board at http://students.ok.ubc.ca/careers/services/jobsearchjobboard.html .

DRC Peer Mentor 

The DRC is looking for upper-level students willing to mentor incoming first-year students. Mentors may help new students adjust to the post secondary environment as well as help them to understand and access their accommodations. This program is specific to the DRC and separate from the Campus Life peer mentor program. A volunteer job posting on UBC's student job board is forthcoming.  Visit the job board at http://students.ok.ubc.ca/careers/services/jobsearchjobboard.html .


Job Opportunities:

Exam Invigilator for Disability Resource Centre UBCO  Please check the Job Board for posting http://students.ok.ubc.ca/careers/services/jobsearchjobboard.html

The DRC facilitates academic accommodations for students who have disabilities. One of the services that the DRC provides is exam supervision. DRC Exam Invigilators provide invigilation for UBCO students’ exams in small group or private settings. Students may be from all faculties and departments at UBC's Okanagan campus.

Graduate Student Tutor Registry

Graduate students interested in being added to the DRC's tutor registry can contact Deanna Simmons at deanna.simmons@ubc.ca

Peer Notetaker Program - Next recruit is September 2019

Do you take great class notes? Apply to be a Peer Notetaker.  Peer note takers provide assistance to students who have difficulty taking notes in class. You would provide a copy of your notes from the beginning to the end of the term to the student, who benefits from having access to study notes.


Excellent writing skills – includes legibility

Committed to helping fellow students

Punctual and well-organized

Strong attention to detail

Contact Deanna Simmons for more information at drc.notes@ubc.ca

Please put in subject line the class you are applying to be a notetaker.

Attach the following to your email.

  • Resume
  • Unofficial Transcript or pay grade summary (available from your SSC)
  • A 1-page sample of your class notes

Notetaker Process Poster






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