York University campus

Overview

Applicants
0
Acceptance Rate

Test Scores


Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
17:1
Total Faculty
with Terminal Degree


Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Genetics, General
  • Microbiology, General
  • Physiology, General

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Accounting
  • Accounting and Business/Management
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Actuarial Science
  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
  • Auditing
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Human Resources Management and Services, Other
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Management Science, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences,Other
  • Computer Science
  • Information Technology

  • Education

  • Bilingual and Multilingual Education
  • Bilingual, Multilingual, and Multicultural Education, Other
  • Education, General
  • Education, Other
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels

  • Engineering

  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Engineering, General
  • Geological/Geophysical Engineering

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • American Literature (United States)
  • Creative Writing
  • English Composition
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
  • Technical and Business Writing

  • Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics

  • African Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  • American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • German Language and Literature
  • Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Hebrew Language and Literature
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Korean Language and Literature
  • Language Interpretation and Translation
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Linguistics
  • Modern Greek Language and Literature
  • Portuguese Language and Literature
  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Spanish Language and Literature

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

  • Nursing Administration (MSN, MS, PhD)
  • Nursing, Other
  • Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
  • Pre-Nursing Studies

  • History

  • American History (United States)
  • Asian History
  • Canadian History
  • European History
  • History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
  • History, General
  • History, Other

  • Legal Professions and Studies

  • Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General (LL.M., M.C.L., M.L.I., M.S.L., J.S.D./S.J.D.)
  • American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence (LL.M., M.C.J., J.S.D./S.J.D.)
  • Canadian Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence (LL.M., M.C.J., J.S.D./S.J.D.)
  • Law (LL.B.,J.D.)
  • Legal Studies, General
  • Programs for Foreign Lawyers (LL.M., M.C.L.)

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Algebra and Number Theory
  • Analysis and Functional Analysis
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Mathematical Statistics and Probability
  • Mathematics, General
  • Statistics, General

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Accounting and Computer Science
  • Ancient Studies/Civilization
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
  • Cognitive Science
  • Gerontology
  • Historic Preservation and Conservation, Other
  • International/Global Studies
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Natural Sciences
  • Science, Technology and Society

  • Natural Resources and Conservation

  • Environmental Studies

  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

  • Health and Physical Education, General
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Religion/Religious Studies

  • Physical Sciences

  • Astronomy
  • Atmospheric Chemistry and Climatology
  • Atmospheric Physics and Dynamics
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physical Sciences, Other
  • Physics, General

  • Psychology

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Psychology, General

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy Analysis
  • Social Work

  • Social Sciences

  • Anthropology
  • Canadian Government and Politics
  • Criminology
  • Economics, General
  • Geography
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Physical Anthropology
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Acting
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • Dance, General
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other
  • Film/Cinema Studies
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Musicology and Ethnomusicology
  • Photography
  • Piano and Organ
  • Theatre Literature, History and Criticism
  • Violin, Viola, Guitar and Other Stringed Instruments
  • Voice and Opera


Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate
Diploma
Doctoral
Doctoral/Research
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
On Campus Interviews
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

Prominent Alumni


Sandie Rinaldo
CTV New Anchor; 2005 Bryden Award Winner

Rachel McAdams
Hollywood Actress (The Notebook, Mean Girls)

Debra Brown
Cirque du Soleil s lead choreographer since 1987

Tim Eaton
Visual Effects editor (Forrest Gump, Terminator)

Denise Fujiwara
Dancer, choreographer, actor, teacher

Ivan Fecan
President/CEO of Bell Globemedia and CEO of CTV Inc.

John Oswald
Composer, performer, multidisciplinary artist

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
On Campus Interviews
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes


Colleges that Create Futures

Dates

Application Deadlines

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics


Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$6,712
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,000

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 


Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
No

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
48,631
Out of State

International
Foreign Countries Represented
170

Demographics

59% female
41% male
85% are full time
15% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus

Campus Environment
Large Urban

Housing Options

Apartment Married
Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Dorms Male
International Student
Theme Housing

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
259
Number of Honor Societies

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
35

Sports

Athletic Division
Other

Men's Sports (Lions)
12 Sports

Badminton
Basketball
Cross Country
Fencing
Football
Ice Hockey
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball
Water Polo
Women's Sports (Lions)
13 Sports

Badminton
Basketball
Cross Country
Fencing
Field Hockey
Ice Hockey
Rugby
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball
Water Polo

Student Services

Day Care
Health
Womens Center
LGBT Support Groups
Minority Support Groups

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
42

Average Number of PC's per Lab
100

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
No

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Students can get discounts through on-campus computer store in shopping mall.

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Kate Duncan
Recruitment Officer, On-Campus Events

Address
Bennett Centre, Rm N301
4700 Keele St
Toronto, ON M3J1P3

Phone
416-736-2100

Email
kduncan@yorku.ca

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
York Lanes: on-campus mall
Tait McKenzie Centre: sports complex
Student Centre: food court/lounge/club
Accolade East: theatre, art gallery
Central Square: Scott library, food court

Most Popular Places Off Campus
CN Tower
Royal Ontario Museum
Art Gallery of Ontario
Yorkdale Shopping Centre
Harbourfront Centre

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available

Arrangements
Andrea Brent, International Recruitment Coordinator, anbrent@yorku.ca

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Limitations
Some colleges limit the amount of consecutive nights students can stay.

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Taxi service available. Shuttle bus runs between Keele campus and Glendon campus for York University students. Available buses include Toronto public transit, Go transit, York Region transit, VIVA transit and Greyhound. Lester B. Pearson International airport is approximately 30 minutes away by car.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From Highway 401: Take Hwy. 401 to Keele Street Exit at Keele Street and go north Follow Keele Street north of Finch Avenue (the campus is on your left) Turn left at the Main entrance, the third stop light after Finch From Highway 407: Take Hwy. 407 to Keele Street Exit at Keele Street and go south Follow Keele Street south of Steeles Avenue (the campus is on your right) Turn onto the campus via the Main entrance, the first stop light after Steeles