We look forward to sharing Lion pride in all things York University when you visit our modern, future-forward, buzzing-with-energy Keele campus. Tours of Glendon, our intimate, park-like mid-town campus, are also available. Join a current student and tour our world-class facilities and learn more about why we continue to attract the best and the brightest from around the globe. See right side for upcoming tours.

Keele Campus Tours

Go behind the scenes with one of our campus tours (see right side for upcoming tours) to discover if York is the place for you. Stroll down Campus Walk or through The Common gardens. Come for a campus tour and get a first-hand feel for York's outstanding facilities and beautiful grounds. Check out the Lassonde "Cloud" and the new athletics stadium. Tour guides are current York students who will give you an insider's perspective on life at York.

York 101 – Own Your First Day

Starting university this September? We invite you come to campus and get prepared for your big adventure! You will learn to navigate the campus, find your classrooms, and pick-up your YU CARD (your official ID), all while making connections with students in your program/faculty and senior peer leaders. In addition, parent(s) and family can attend a specialized session to learn more about student services and how to support student success. To sign-up login to your YUSTART and book your session. Questions? Message us on facebook.com/yorksredzone for response within 12 hours.
Can't make this session? Feel free to book a regular campus tour and be sure to follow our hashtag #york101 for weekly videos that includes all the content from the in-person experience.

Faculty Specific Tours

School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design Tours

Come see our state-of-the-art fine arts facilities and see what makes us one of North America's largest and most interdisciplinary places to study the visual, performing and digital arts. Tours Schedule.

Schulich School of Business

As soon as you walk into the Seymour Schulich Building, you know you're somewhere special. Come visit Canada's Global Business School ™ and tour our state-of-the-art interactive learning environment. To book a spot contact us at 416-736-5081.

York Environmental Studies (YES) for a Day

Discover what it's like to be an Environmental Studies student! You'll be paired with a current student for the day, so you'll really be able to get the inside scoop about coming to university and studying in Environmental Studies. You'll explore the buildings and classroom spaces, go on a campus tour, sit in on a lecture, speak with a career adviser and more! To book your YES for a day, contact 416-736-2100 ext. 22641 or email fesinfo@yorku.ca.

Group Visits

If you are a school or community group who would like to tour campus or participate in special information sessions designed for your group, please contact Kate Duncan at 416-736-2100 ext 40010 to arrange your visit.

Construction Around campus

York University Subway Station Construction 
Please be advised that there will be intermittent lane closures and traffic delays on the Keele campus due to the commencement of construction for the Toronto-York Spadina subway extension. Complementary parking is available for tour guests who park in the Student Services parking garage (entrance off of James Gilles Street). York's interactive map with up to date construction information is available at: http://www.yorku.ca/web/maps/

For further details on this exciting project please visit www.yorku.ca/subway

Lassonde School of Engineering
The new home of Lassonde School of Engineering will be a 167,500 sq. ft., six-floor structure and 'The Cloud' design of the building will be as iconic on the outside as it is radical on the inside. Set to open in 2015.

Pan Am Stadium
The stadium, which will be known as the CIBC Pan Am and Parapan Am Athletics Stadium during the games, will officially open in July 2014, one year before the largest games Canada has ever hosted arrive on the University’s Keele campus.

Become a Student Ambassador & Tour Guide

Are you a current York student interested in becoming a student ambassador and student tour guide? Email us at oncampus@yorku.ca.

Volunteer for York's recruitment events

Get involved in York's most fun-filled events showcasing our excellent academic programs, resources and student spirit.