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Accept Your Offer

Go to to enter your York reference 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. You may only accept an offer of admission to one program/university. 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

Once logged in, click Choices/Offers from the top menu bar. In the Offers of Admission 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 need to return to the Choices/Offers screen which will now display your ‘response’ next to the offer of admission you have decided to accept. It will indicate ‘Unsubmitted Response’.

To submit your response, you must first click the ‘save ordered choice’ button at the top or bottom of the screen.

Once you are ready to submit your response to OUAC, you will click ‘Review and Submit’ from the top menu bar. Review that everything is correct and then click the 'I Verify and Agree' button to accept your offer.

Congratulations! You have now successfully submitted your response and 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.

If you do not immediately receive a confirmation number, the submission process was most likely not completed properly. Go back and review each step. If you need assistance with the OUAC application, contact OUAC by email:

You can also contact OUAC 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.

Accept Your Offer Next: Meet Your Offer Conditions

Meet your offer conditions + Learn about your faculty

Choose your program

  • Actuarial Science
  • African Studies
  • 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 / Communications
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Security
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminology
  • Culture & Expression
  • Dance
  • Design
  • Digital Media
  • Digital Media
  • Disaster & Emergency Management
  • Drama Studies / Études d'art dramatique
  • Earth & Atmospheric Science
  • East Asian Studies
  • Economics
  • Economics / Science économique
  • Ecosystem Management - York/Fleming Joint Program
  • Education
  • Educational Studies
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering & International Development Studies
  • English
  • English & Professional Writing
  • English Studies / Études anglaises
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Environmental Technology - York/Seneca Joint Program
  • 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
  • Geography & Urban Studies
  • Geomatics Engineering
  • German Studies
  • Global Health
  • Global Political Studies
  • Health & Society
  • Health Studies
  • Hellenic Studies
  • History
  • History / Histoire
  • Human Resources Management
  • Human Rights & Equity Studies
  • Humanities
  • Indigenous Studies
  • Individualized Studies
  • Information Technology
  • Integrated Science
  • Interdisciplinary Social Science
  • International Development - York/Humber Joint Program
  • 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
  • Neuroscience
  • Nursing: Collaborative (York-Seneca-Georgian)
  • Nursing: Post-RN for Internationally Educated Nurses
  • Nursing: Second Entry
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy / Philosophie
  • Physics & Astronomy
  • Political Science
  • Political Science / Science politique
  • Portuguese & Luso-Brazilian Studies
  • Professional Writing
  • Psychology
  • Psychology / Psychologie
  • Public Administration
  • Religious 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
  • Undeclared Major
  • Urban Studies
  • Urban Sustainability - York/Seneca Joint Program
  • Visual Arts
  • Work & Labour Studies
  • When do I need to submit my final official grades?
  • Accept Your Offer Money Matters

    Money Matters


    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 2019-2020 (pursuing a Bachelor of Arts):

    Estimated Expense On Campus Off Campus
    Average full-time tuition (5 courses) + compulsory supplementary fees $6,981 (Domestic)
    ($29,496 CDN for international students)
    Textbooks and supplies From $1,200 to $1,500
    Housing $5,922 (residence) $0 (living at home)
    $8,000 (apartment)
    Meal plan/Groceries From $3,500 to $5,000 $0 (living at home)
    $3,500 (apartment)
    Personal expenses (entertainment, transportation and health care) $2,500 $4,000
    ($3,100 CDN for international students due to additional health care costs) ($4,600 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
    Domestic students $21,903 $12,481 (living at home)
    $23,981 (apartment)
    International students $45,018 $35,596 (living at home)
    $47,096 (apartment)

    Financial Assistance

    • Visit to learn about the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP).
    • Out of province students should investigate opportunities for Government-sponsored financial aid through your provincial/territorial Student Financial Assistance Office.
    • You can contact Registrarial Services (416-872-9675; for assistance in financial matters and/or alternate sources of funding.
    • Check out 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 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.
    ($4,000 x 4 years)
    Renewable for an additional three years of full-time undergraduate study as long as you maintain high academic standing each year
    Accept Your Offer 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.
    • February 3: Residence application for Fall becomes available. Access it through MyFile.
    • February 15: Complete the Online Scholarships & Awards application in MyFile so that you are considered for the most awards possible – some scholarships applications close as early as February 15. The Online Scholarships & Awards application remains open until April 1.
    • April 1: Final date to submit the Online Scholarships & Awards application through MyFile
    • May 2020 - June 2020: YU START and online enrolment for Fall begin.
    • June 1, 2020: Deadline to submit the residence application for guaranteed consideration.
    • August 4, 2020: Deadline to submit final transcripts for high school studies including summer and online courses.
    • September 9, 2020: Fall semester begins.
    • You can review the fall 2020 sessional dates here.

      Note: Final grades for Ontario students will be sent directly from their high school.

    Accept Your Offer Next: Campus Services

    Campus Services


    Residence is guaranteed for first-year students admitted to the Fall session directly from a high school who apply to residence by June 1.

    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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