Transfer Credit

York University is a leader in credit transfer opportunities and student mobility

With more than 6,000 transfer students joining York each year, transfers are an integral part of the York community.

Transfer students enrich our campus with their varied experiences and are among the most successful and motivated students and leaders at York. We’re proud to offer multiple pathways for those wishing to enhance their studies with further university education and we assess transfer credit as soon as applicants are admitted.

Why transfer to York?

  • York offers flexible class scheduling, including blended learning, to ease your transition back into post-secondary studies, as well as summer entry to accelerate the completion of your degree.
  • We have established our reputation worldwide with 280+ partnerships with international universities, attracting international students with roots tracing back to 155 countries.
  • Home to Canada’s only space engineering program.
  • Osgoode Hall Law School is internationally renowned as one of Canada’s largest and most distinguished law schools.
  • The Schulich School of Business, Canada’s Global Business School™, is ranked first among Canadian schools in The Economist.
  • Offers the Greater Toronto Area’s only digital media program that combines science, technology and communications with the visual, performing and media arts.
  • Proudly offers Canada’s largest liberal arts program.
  • Home to Ontario’s only disaster & emergency management program (one of only two in Canada).
  • Has the largest psychology program in North America.
  • More than 300 student clubs and organizations.

Source: York at a Glance

When students choose York, they choose a dynamic campus, modern facilities, and a diverse environment. They choose a first-class education, student and financial services, and an unparalleled support system. Above all, they choose community.

Whether you are transferring as a mature student, directly from another post-secondary institution, for financial, academic, personal or professional reasons, we know you’ll find your fit at York. Let us help you live the university experience you’ve always dreamed of.

Welcome to York.

Interested and want to know more? Learn about the transfer process.