48,631
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

York University is a University institution located in Toronto, ON, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address N301 Bennett Centre for Student Services
4700 Keele Street
Toronto, ON  M3J 1P3
Canada
Contact International Recruitment
Email: intlenq@yorku.ca
Phone: 416-736-5825
Fax: 416-736-5741

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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European Studies Checkmark
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Spanish And Iberian Studies Checkmark
Women's Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Biotechnology Checkmark
Ecology Checkmark
Environmental Biology Checkmark
Molecular Biology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Actuarial Science Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Business Statistics Checkmark
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Business/managerial Economics Checkmark
Entrepreneurship Checkmark
Finance Checkmark
Human Resources Management Checkmark
International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Labor And Industrial Relations Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Organizational Behavior Checkmark
Sales, Distribution, And Marketing Operations Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Bilingual And Multilingual Education Checkmark
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Drama And Dance Teacher Education Checkmark
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Elementary Education Checkmark
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History Teacher Education Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Computer Engineering Checkmark
Computer Hardware Engineering Checkmark
Computer Software Engineering Checkmark
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Geotechnical And Geoenvironmental Engineering Checkmark
Operations Research Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
Creative Writing Checkmark
English Checkmark
Professional, Technical, Business, And Scientific Writing Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
French Checkmark
German Checkmark
Hebrew Checkmark
Italian Checkmark
Japanese Checkmark
Language Interpretation And Translation Checkmark
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Linguistics Checkmark
Modern Greek Checkmark
Modern Languages Checkmark
Romance Languages Checkmark
Russian Checkmark
Sign Language Interpretation And Translation Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences Checkmark
Hospital And Health-care Facilities Administration Checkmark
Nursing Science Checkmark
Pre-dentistry Studies Checkmark
Pre-pharmacy Studies Checkmark
Pre-veterinary Studies Checkmark
Premedical Studies Checkmark
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Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
Rehabilitation And Therapeutic Professions Related Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Biological And Physical Sciences Checkmark
Gerontology Checkmark
Interdisciplinary Studies Checkmark
Mathematics And Computer Science Checkmark
Natural Sciences Checkmark
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Science Checkmark
Environmental Studies Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Health And Physical Education/fitness Checkmark
Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
Jewish/Judaic Studies Checkmark
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Religious Studies Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Atmospheric Sciences And Meteorology Checkmark
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Geology/earth Science Checkmark
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Public Policy Analysis Checkmark
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Development Economics And International Development Checkmark
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Geography Checkmark
International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
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Urban Studies/affairs Checkmark
Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Aeronautics/aviation/aerospace Science And Technology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Art Checkmark
Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark
Commercial And Advertising Art Checkmark
Dance Checkmark
Design And Visual Communications Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Film/cinema/video Studies Checkmark
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Keyboard Instruments Checkmark
Music Checkmark
Music History, Literature, And Theory Checkmark
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Painting Checkmark
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Playwriting And Screenwriting Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

48,631
Enrolled

Applying

210
Application Fee
3.4
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 3
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs Interview
Other requirements: Audition for fine arts, supplemental application for business

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen February 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer February 1st Not reported

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,102
In-province
7,102
Out-of-province
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Fees

7,791
Room & board
5,166
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan Yes
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Student Body

48,631
Total undergrad students

Gender

Male (41.37%)
Female (58.63%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Homecoming, Orientation Week and Multicultural Week

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
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Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
College student councils, York Federation of Students, Jewish Student Association, First Nations and Aboriginal Student Association and International and Exchange Students Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark Checkmark No
Baseball Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Checkmark No
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark Checkmark No
Golf Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Checkmark No
Rugby No No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Checkmark No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
Water Polo Checkmark Checkmark No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark Checkmark No
Baseball Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Checkmark No
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey No Checkmark No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Checkmark No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
Water Polo Checkmark Checkmark No