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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
  • Cities, Regions, Planning
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classical Studies/Classics
  • Cognitive Science
  • Commerce
  • Communication & Media Studies
  • Communications / Communications
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Security
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminology
  • Dance
  • Design
  • Digital Media
  • Digital Media
  • Disaster & Emergency Management
  • Drama and Creative Arts / Théâtre et arts visuels
  • Earth & Atmospheric Science
  • East Asian Studies
  • Economics
  • Economics / Science économique
  • Ecosystem Management - York/Fleming Joint Program
  • Education
  • Educational Studies
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering
  • Engineering & International Development Studies
  • English
  • English & Professional Writing
  • English Studies / Études anglaises
  • Environmental Arts and Justice
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • 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
  • Geomatics Engineering
  • German Studies
  • Global Geography
  • 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
  • Integrative Arts
  • Interdisciplinary Social Science
  • International Development Studies
  • International Studies & Business Administration / Études internationales et administration des affaires
  • International Studies / Études internationales
  • Italian Studies
  • Jewish Studies
  • Kinesiology & Health Science
  • Languages and Linguistics
  • 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
  • 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
  • Speech and Language Sciences
  • Statistics
  • Sustainable Environmental Management
  • Theatre
  • Translation / Traduction
  • Undecided Major
  • Undecided Major / Majeure non déterminée
  • Undeclared Major
  • Undeclared Major
  • Urban Studies
  • Visual Art
  • Work & Labour Studies
  • When do I need to submit my final official grades?
  • Accept Your Offer Money Matters

    Money Matters


    It’s important to be aware of your education-related expenses so that you can plan your finances and budget wisely.

    The following are yearly costs based on a full-time domestic student course load (normally 30 credits) in a Bachelor of Arts for Fall/Winter 2020-2021. Visit for program-specific tuition estimates.

    Estimated Expense On Campus Off Campus
    Average full-time tuition (5 courses) + supplementary fees $7,104 or $710 per course per term (Domestic)
    ($32,416 CDN for international students, or $3,248 per course per term)
    Textbooks and supplies $1,000 to $1,500
    Housing $6,121(residence) $0 (living at home)
    $7,624 (apartment) $7,000 (apartment)
    Meal plan/Groceries From $3,750 to $5,250 $0 (living at home)
    $4,000 (apartment)
    Personal expenses $2,500 $4,600
    Health Plan $262
    ($982 CDN for international students)

    Estimated totals**

    Fees are subject to change. For the most up-to-date course and program fees, visit **Totals are based on highest cost range for Canadian students.

    Domestic Students $21,150 $8,799 (living at home)
    $19,799 (apartment)
    International Students $47,249 $34,898 (apartment)
    $45,898 (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 80% and above.
    ($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 by the Glendon Campus that helps new students prepare for their first year at York.
    • Check out new student resources and services.

    Admission Checklist

    • Please accept your offer by the date indicated on your Admission offer letter.
    • Apply for York entrance awards and scholarships through MyFile.
    • Complete YU START. Details and your course-enrolment access time will be emailed to you.
    • Apply for OSAP by June 30 to ensure your funds are available in early September.
    • Notice the Office of Admissions if you are enrolling in summer school. Your final transcript is required in August.
    • You can review the fall 2022 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


    Submit your application for residence online through MyFile. Apply early to improve your chances of securing a residence assignment.

    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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