Congratulations on your admission to York U!

You’ve opened the door to an exciting journey. Browse this page to learn more about the opportunities and supports that lie ahead if you choose to join us at York. We encourage you to review the information provided here with your family and close friends. Like us, they want to support and guide you as you make this important decision.

Let’s find out if York is right for you.

Accept Your Offer

  • Please note that the Offer Letter is in MyFile and will not be mailed to you.
  • Please remember to accept your offer on or before the response deadline given on your official letter of admission.
  • 1. Log in to MyFile

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

    2. Select your program

    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.

    Show additional steps for OUAC (Ontario Universities' Application Centre) These additional steps are applicable only if you applied to York through OUAC.

    3. Log in to your OUAC application

    Use the OUAC reference number listed in MyFile to log in to your OUAC application at .

    4. Select your program

    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.

    5. Accept your offer

    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.

    6. Submit your decision

    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 or by phone at 519-823-1063.

    7. Check your status 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.

    Meet Your Admission Conditions

  • Make sure you meet all admission conditions (including those listed in your offer of admission) by August 1.
  • International applicants should maintain on final results the academic standing reported on interim/predicted grades in order to meet final admission 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's Studies
  • 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 Joint 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
  • 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
  • Multicultural & Indigenous Studies
  • 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
  • Studio Art
  • Theatre
  • Translation / Traduction
  • Undecided Major
  • Undecided Major / Majeure non déterminée
  • United States Studies
  • Urban Studies
  • Urban Sustainability - York/Seneca Joint Program
  • Work & Labour Studies
  • Engineering
  • Integrated Science
  • When do I need to submit my final official grades?
  • Money Matters


    Estimated ExpenseMonthlyYearly (8x Monthly)
    Tuition and fees
    ($24,587 for most programs; international undergraduate tuition rates)
    Textbooks/supplies ($1,000-1,500) $
    Living Accommodation (Choose One)
    $ $
    Transportation (Choose One)
    $ $
    Food (Choose One)
    $ $
    Health Care (Choose One)
    You can choose to opt out of this health plan. Find the details at
    Personal Expenses
    Personal Expenses $ $
    Total $
    Note: Values listed are current for the 2015-2016 academic year and are subject to change.
  • You can contact Registrarial Services (416-872-9675; for assistance in financial matters and/or alternate sources of funding.
  • Read Work & Finances Information Overview at York International.
  • Get Ready

    Apply for your study permit

  • Use the second page on your offer letter (the one addressed to the Canadian Embassy) to apply for your study permit.
  • Apply for a Study Permit - keep in mind processing times for your country.
  • Should you have any questions regarding applying for your study permit, please contact
  • Read Immigration Information Overview at York International.
  • Living in Residence

    Read Housing Information Overview at York International.
  • Read Residence info.
  • Check out the YorkU Housing/Residence YouTube Channel.
  • Transition to York + Enrol in Courses

  • YU START is York’s New Student Transition Program that will help you enrol in courses and connect with fellow classmates, student leaders, student services staff and campus resources so you can become familiar with campus life at York.
  • 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.
  • Prior to Arrival

  • Check out Before Arrival & Orientation at York International.
  • Make sure your final (official) transcripts have been received by the Office of Admissions.
  • Arrange an airport pick up - read Arriving in Canada / Airport Welcome at York International.
  • Campus Life

  • YU CONNECT will be your go-to resource for getting involved at York through student clubs, organizations and events.
  • Learn more about York’s college system and your college affiliation.
  • Learn more about living in Residence at York.
  • Taking public transit or biking to York? Check out the Transportation Services site.
  • Driving or carpooling to York? Check out the Parking Services site.
  • 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.

    Important Deadlines

  • For important application deadlines visit
  • 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.
  • Connect With Us

    York International

  • First of all, check out York International for support and resources designed for incoming international students.
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