Virtual International Fall Open House

Virtual International Open House at York

Experience all that York has to offer as you discover our exciting undergraduate programs, diverse community and hands-on learning opportunities. 

This global event is designed to help you plan your next steps to begin undergraduate studies at YorkU, one of the most international universities in Canada. Join admission experts, academic representatives, international advisors and current students who will showcase unique opportunities for success at York University, and support your transition to our beautiful campuses in Toronto, Canada.

  • Explore academic programs that align with your goals
  • Learn about financing your education and planning your career
  • Discover the many ways York supports international students
  • Find out what you need to apply for admission

Dates & Times

Tuesday, November 29

8 a.m. EST (find your local time zone)

Wednesday, November 30

6 p.m. EST (find your local time zone)

  • The Virtual International Open House will be offered through Zoom Events. You can register for the event with your existing Zoom account, or as a guest.
  • After registration you will receive a confirmation email directly from Zoom Events. Please save the email as it contains your ticket to join the event.
  • Zoom event tickets cannot be shared by multiple users. If multiple members of your family are interested in attending the event, we recommend each person register separately so everyone can enjoy the virtual event from their own devices simultaneously.

Join with Zoom Account

If you registered for Open House with your Zoom account, here are two ways you can join the event:

Option 1

  • Open the Zoom Events confirmation email.
  • Click View Ticket. This will redirect you to the event’s ticket.
  • Sign in with your Zoom account.
  • Click Join.

Option 2

  1. Go to Virtual International Open House event page.
  2. Desktop user: Sign In at the top right corner of your screen.
    Mobile user: Click the hamburger button (the triple bar ☰) at your top right corner, then click Sign In.
  3. Sign in with your Zoom account.
  4. Click Join Lobby.

Join as a Guest

If you registered for Open House as a guest and you do not have a Zoom account:

  1. Open the Zoom Events confirmation email.
  2. Click Join Lobby.
  • You can join the Virtual International Open House on a desktop browser. If you are using a mobile browser, you will be redirected to the Zoom app (or prompted to download the Zoom app) when joining information sessions.
  • Joining audio by Zoom Phone or dial-in is not available at this event.


The Virtual International Open House event page is now open for you to explore!

To visit the event page, please follow the instructions in the “How to Join the Open House” tab. Once you are in the event page, please follow the tips listed below.

  • Find the main tabs to navigate the Open House successfully. The tabs are located at the top right corner of your screen for desktop users, or under the hamburger button (the triple bar ☰) at the top right corner for mobile users:
    • Lobby: Lobby is where you begin your day at the Open House! In the Lobby, Welcome Desk is available to assist you via chat. To join the Welcome Desk chat room, click the blue floating chat icon.
    • Sessions: In this tab, you can explore the live information session details, schedule, and the speaker information. Use the Filter function on top of the session list to help you narrow down the sessions selections that meet your interests. When you find your favorite sessions, don’t forget to bookmark them.
    • Itinerary: You can find your bookmarked sessions in the Itinerary tab.
    • Expo: In the Expo, you will find virtual booths where you can join video meetings and/or chat rooms with the representatives from Admissions Office and Faculties. This is where you can ask specific questions you may have about our programs and admission requirements. Desktop users can click Map icon at the bottom left corner to find all the available booths. You can also click Setting icon to cancel Spatial View.
  • Live sessions will be recorded and posted under Sessions tab for registered participants until December 17.


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Please note, this event is designed for undergraduate program applicants and their families.

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