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York University

4700 Keele Street Toronto View map
Canada
#511-520
Public
Very High
40,666
2,362
9,751

Overview

York University (York U) is known for championing new ways of thinking that drives teaching and research excellence. Our 53,000 students receive the education they need to create big ideas that make an impact on the world. Meaningful and sometimes unexpected careers result from cross-discipline programming, innovative course design and diverse experiential learning opportunities. York students and graduates push limits, achieve goals and find solutions to the world’s most pressing social challenges, empowered by a strong community that opens minds. York U is an internationally recognized research university – our 11 faculties and 25 research centres have partnerships with 200+ leading universities worldwide.

York U's fully bilingual Glendon campus is home to Southern Ontario's Centre for Excellence for French Language and Bilingual Postsecondary Education. Its 2,700 students study at least two languages and almost 30% of the campus population studies three or more. 

Programs available

Undergraduate - Faculties/Departments and Programs

    Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies

    • Accounting
    • Administrative Studies
    • African Studies
    • Anthropology
    • Anti-Racist Research & Practice
    • Business & Society
    • Business Economics
    • Canadian Business for Internationally Educated Professionals
    • Canadian Studies
    • Children's Studies
    • Classical Studies & Classics
    • Cognitive Science
    • Communication Studies
    • Creative Writing
    • Criminology
    • Culture & Expression
    • Disaster & Emergency Management
    • East Asian Studies
    • Economics
    • Emergency Management
    • Engineering & International Development Studies -
    • English
    • English & Professional Writing
    • European Studies
    • Financial & Business Economics
    • Financial Planning
    • French Studies / Études françaises
    • Gender & Women's Studies
    • Gender & Women's Studies --
    • Gender & Women's Studies: Advanced
    • Geography
    • Geography & Urban Studies
    • German Studies
    • Global Political Studies
    • Health & Society
    • Health Services Financial Management
    • Hebrew & Jewish Studies: Advanced
    • Hellenic Studies
    • History
    • Human Resources Management
    • Human Resources Management for Internationally Educated Professionals
    • Human Rights & Equity Studies
    • Humanities
    • Indigenous Studies
    • Individualized Studies
    • Information Technology
    • Information Technology Auditing & Assurance
    • Information Technology for Internationally Educated Professionals
    • Interdisciplinary Social Science
    • International Development Studies
    • Investment Management
    • Italian Studies
    • Jewish Studies
    • Language Proficiency
    • Latin American & Caribbean Studies
    • Law & Society
    • Linguistics
    • Logistics
    • Management
    • Marketing
    • Multicultural & Indigenous Studies
    • Non-Profit Management
    • Philosophy
    • Political Science
    • Portuguese & Luso-Brazilian Studies
    • Practical Ethics
    • Professional Ethics
    • Professional Writing
    • Public Administration
    • Public Administration & Law
    • Public Policy Analysis
    • Real Estate
    • Refugee & Migration Studies / Études sur la migration et sur les réfugiés Offered by Faculty
    • Religious Studies
    • Sexuality Studies
    • Social Work
    • Sociology
    • South Asian Studies
    • Spanish
    • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
    • Undecided or Undeclared Major
    • United States Studies
    • Urban Studies
    • Work & Labour Studies
    • Geographic Information Systems & Remote Sensing --

    Faculty of Education

    • Education
    • Education Studies (Bachelor of Arts)
    • Teacher Education (Bachelor of Education)
    • Teacher Education for French Immersion (Bachelor of Education)

    Faculty of Environmental Studies

    • People Arts Practice
    • Ecosystem Management
    • Environmental Studies
    • Geographic Information Systems & Remote Sensing
    • International Development Management Studies
    • Refugee & Migration Studies / Études sur la migration et sur les réfugiés --
    • Sustainable Energy
    • Urban Ecologies
    • Urban Sustainability - York/Seneca Joint Program

    Faculty of Health

    • Athletic Therapy
    • Fitness Assessment & Exercise Counselling
    • Global Health
    • Health Informatics
    • Health Studies
    • Kinesiology & Health Science
    • Nursing: Collaborative (York-Seneca-Georgian)
    • Nursing: Post-RN for Internationally Educated Nurses
    • Nursing: Second Entry
    • Psychology (Health)
    • Rehabilitation Services

    Faculty of Science

    • Applied Mathematics
    • Biochemistry
    • Biology
    • Biomedical Science
    • Biophysics
    • Biotechnology
    • Chemistry
    • Computational Math
    • Environmental Biology
    • Environmental Science
    • Geography -
    • Mathematical Biology
    • Mathematics
    • Mathematics for Commerce
    • Mathematics for Education
    • Physics & Astronomy
    • Science & Technology Studies
    • Statistics
    • Undecided or Undeclared Major --

    Glendon

    • Biology -
    • Business Economics -
    • Canadian Studies -
    • Discipline of Teaching English as an International Language (D-TEIL)
    • Drama Studies
    • Economics -
    • English Studies
    • Environmental & Health Studies
    • French Studies / Études françaises -
    • Gender & Women's Studies -
    • History -
    • Individualized Studies -
    • International Studies
    • Law & Social Thought / Droit et pensée sociale
    • Linguistics & Language Studies
    • Mathematics -
    • Philosophy -
    • Political Science -
    • Psychology/Psychologie (Glendon)
    • Rédaction professionnelle
    • Refugee & Migration Studies / Études sur la migration et sur les réfugiés
    • Sexuality Studies -
    • Sociology -
    • Spanish (Hispanic Studies)
    • Spanish-English Translation / Traducción ingles-espanõl
    • Technical & Professional Communication
    • Translation
    • Undecided or Undeclared Major -
    • Refugee & Migration Studies / Études sur la migration et sur les réfugiés -

    Lassonde School of Engineering

    • Civil Engineering
    • Computer Engineering
    • Computer Science
    • Computer Security
    • Digital Media -
    • Earth & Atmospheric Science
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Engineering & International Development Studies
    • Geographic Information Systems & Remote Sensing -
    • Geomatics Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Meteorology
    • Software Engineering
    • Space Engineering

    Osgoode Hall Law School

    • Law

    School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design

    • Cinema & Media Arts (Film)
    • Dance
    • Design
    • Digital Design
    • Digital Media
    • Music
    • Theatre
    • Visual Art & Art History

    Schulich School of Business

    • Business Administration

University Highlights

Total students - 40,666

8%
92%

International students - 9,751

%
%

Total faculty staff - 2,362

314
2048

Total students - 40,666

8%
92%

International students - 9,751

Total faculty staff - 2,362

2048
314
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