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Accept Your Offer

Go to yorku.ca/myfile to enter your York student number (provided in your confirmation email when you applied to York) and your date of birth.

Once logged in, click Application Status on the left menu bar. The next screen will display the list of programs to which you have applied at York. The Next Steps column will display which programs you have been admitted to. Click Accept/Decline Offer for the program you wish to accept.

Use the OUAC reference number listed in MyFile to log in to your OUAC application at www.ouac.on.ca.

Once logged in, click Choices/Offers from the top menu bar. In the Admission Decision column of the program you wish to accept, click Offer or Alternate Offer. Received an alternate offer? Find out more.

The following screen will display the details of the program to which you have been offered admission. Confirm that this is the correct program, select Accept from the Response options and click Save and Continue.

Once you have accepted an offer, you will return to the Choices/Offer screen. On this screen, the Applicant Response column will show "Unsubmitted Acceptance" for the program you accepted. This means that you have chosen to accept this program but have not yet submitted your decision to OUAC.

Click Save Ordered Choices at the top or bottom of the screen.

Once you are ready to submit, click Review and Submit from the top menu bar. Review your submission and click I Verify and Agree button to accept your offer.

Once you have successfully submitted your acceptance, you will receive a confirmation number on the following screen. Besides the confirmation number, this screen will include a summary of changes made to your application information.

If the submission process is not completed properly and you do not immediately receive a confirmation number, your response will not be saved. If you need assistance with the OUAC application, contact OUAC by email at 101_support@ouac.on.ca or by phone at 519-823-1063.

Check that we have received your information on MyFile. The acceptance of your offer on the OUAC site will take a few days to appear on MyFile. Use MyFile to check the status of your application, view your scholarship details, apply to residence and more.

Next: Meet Your Offer Conditions

Meet your offer conditions + Learn about your faculty

Choose your program

  • Actuarial Science
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Art History
  • Bachelor of Education
  • Bachelor of Education (French)
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Biology / Biologie
  • Biomedical Science
  • Biophysics
  • Biotechnology
  • Business & Society
  • Business Administration
  • Business Economics
  • Business Economics / Économie et commerce
  • Canadian Studies / Études canadiennes
  • Chemistry
  • Children, Childhood and Youth
  • Cinema & Media Studies
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classical Studies/Classics
  • Cognitive Science
  • Commerce
  • Communication Studies
  • Communications
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Security
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminology
  • Culture & Expression
  • Dance
  • Design
  • Digital Media
  • Disaster & Emergency Management
  • Drama Studies / Études d'art dramatique
  • Earth & Atmospheric Science
  • East Asian Studies
  • Economics
  • Economics / Science économique
  • Ecosystem Management
  • Education
  • Educational Studies
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering & International Development Studies
  • English
  • English & Professional Writing
  • English Studies / Études anglaises
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Management & Technology - York/Seneca Dual Credential Program
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • European Studies
  • Film Production
  • Financial & Business Economics
  • French Studies
  • French Studies / Études françaises
  • Gender & Women's Studies
  • Gender & Women's Studies / Études des femmes et de genre
  • Geography
  • Geography & Urban Studies
  • Geomatics Engineering
  • German Studies
  • Global Health
  • Global Political Studies
  • Health & Society
  • Health Studies
  • Hellenic Studies
  • History
  • History / Histoire
  • Honours Integrated Science
  • Human Resources Management
  • Human Rights & Equity Studies
  • Humanities
  • Indigenous Studies
  • Individualized Studies
  • Information Technology
  • Interdisciplinary Social Science
  • Intermedia
  • International Development
  • International Development Studies
  • International Studies & Business Administration / Études internationales et administration des affaires
  • International Studies / Études internationales
  • Italian Studies
  • Jewish Studies
  • Kinesiology & Health Science
  • Law & Society
  • Law - Juris Doctor
  • Linguistics
  • Linguistics & Language Studies / Linguistique et sciences du langage
  • Mathematical Biology
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics / Mathématiques
  • Mathematics for Education
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Media Arts
  • Music
  • Nursing
  • Nursing: Collaborative (York-Seneca-Georgian)
  • Nursing: Post-RN for Internationally Educated Nurses
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy / Philosophie
  • Physics & Astronomy
  • Political Science
  • Political Science / Science politique
  • Portuguese & Luso-Brazilian Studies
  • Professional Writing
  • Psychology
  • Psychology/Psychologie (Glendon)
  • Public Administration
  • Rehabilitation Services
  • Religious Studies
  • Science & Technology Studies
  • Screenwriting
  • Sexuality Studies
  • Sexuality Studies / Études sur la sexualité
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Sociology / Sociologie
  • Software Engineering
  • Space Engineering
  • Spanish
  • Spanish (Hispanic Studies) / Études hispaniques
  • Statistics
  • Theatre
  • Translation / Traduction
  • Undecided Major
  • Undecided Major / Majeure non déterminée
  • United States Studies
  • Urban Studies
  • Urban Sustainability - York/Seneca Joint Program
  • Visual Arts
  • Work & Labour Studies
  • Engineering
  • Integrated Science
  • When do I need to submit my final official grades?
  • Money Matters

    Money Matters

    Expenses

    Below is a list of some expected costs for your first year. Consider additional financial sources, like an on-campus job, scholarships and awards that can help you cover your education costs. The following are yearly costs based on a full-time student course load (normally 30 credits) for Fall/Winter 2018-2019 (pursuing a Bachelor of Arts):

    Estimated Expense On Campus Off Campus
    Average full-time tuition (5 courses) + compulsory supplementary fees $7,743
    ($26,975 CDN for international students)
    Textbooks and supplies From $1,000 to $1,500
    Housing $5,713 (residence) $0 (living at home)
    $7,000 (apartment)
    Meal plan/Groceries From $3,250 to $4,600 $0 (living at home)
    $4,000 (apartment)
    Personal expenses (entertainment, transportation and health care) $2,500 $3,300
    ($3,000 CDN for international students due to additional health care costs) ($3,850 CDN for international students due to additional health care costs)
    Estimated Totals
    Totals are based on highest cost range for Canadian students. Fees are subject to change. For the most up-to-date course and program fees, visit go.yorku.ca/fees.
    Domestic students $22,056 $12,543 (living at home)
    $23,543 (apartment)
    International students $41,788 $32,325 (living at home)
    $43,325 (apartment)

    Financial Assistance

    • Visit ontario.ca/osap to learn about the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP).
    • You can contact Registrarial Services (416-872-9675; currentstudents.yorku.ca) for assistance in financial matters and/or alternate sources of funding.
    • Check out sfs.yorku.ca/employment to learn about on-campus work opportunities.

    Entrance Scholarship + Student Life Award

    Award NameAdmission AverageValue of Award(s)
    York University Automatic Entrance Scholarship

    You are automatically considered for the York University Automatic Entrance Scholarship and Student Life Award if you:

    • apply from a Canadian high school (or if you are studying a Canadian curriculum);
    • are admitted to a direct-entry undergraduate program;
    • have an admission average above 75%; and
    • accept your admission offer by June 1 (for the SLA).
    95-100%$14,500
    ($3,500 x 4 years + SLA)
    Renewable for an additional three years of full-time undergraduate study as long as you maintain high academic standing each year
    90-94.9%$2,500 ($2,000 + SLA)
    85-89.9%$1,500 ($1,000 + SLA)
    80-84.9%$1,000 ($500 + SLA)
    Student Life Award (SLA)75-79.9%$500
    This unique award is designed to help students with the cost of books, school supplies and meals on campus. Valued at $500, the award is applied to your YU Card account at the start of the study period.
    Next: Getting Ready

    Getting Ready

    Transition to York + Enrol in Courses

    • YU START is York’s New Student Transition Program that will help you enrol in courses, meet new people, introduce you to academic advising as well as provide campus life and student support services.
    • JumpStart is a four-day summer program offered at the Glendon Campus that helps new students prepare for their first year at York.
    • Check out new student resources and services.

    Important Dates

    • Please accept your offer by the date indicated on your Admission offer letter.
    • For important dates visit Future Students website.
    • As you settle into your first semester at York, be sure to visit the Current Students website to keep track of important dates, resources and announcements.
    Next: Campus Services

    Campus Services

    Residence

    Campus Life

    Support Services & Resources

    As a York student, you’ll have access to dozens of support services and resources to help guide your academic, professional and personal success throughout your university journey.

    Orientation to York

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