Transfer Student

Transfer Student

We are excited to welcome and support you as you find your fit and continue your journey at York. We proudly offer multiple pathways to enhance your studies with further university education.

Below, review admission requirements to transfer to York as a college or university student. Familiarize yourself with costs, important deadlines, transfer credit assessment and other important information.

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Admissions FAQ

Do you have questions about applying to York? We’ve collected some of our most common questions from undergraduate applicants below to help you plan and prepare.

Refer to our list of Helpful Terms for additional clarification, or get in touch with our team if you still have questions – we’re happy to help.

For community updates on our campus operations and COVID-19 information, visit the Better Together website.

All Applicants

When can I expect a decision on my application?

The typical processing time is four to six weeks once all required documents are in the possession of the admissions team. If you have any questions about your application, visit I’ve applied page for information about required documents.

Does York have a vaccination policy?

Full details of York's Vaccination Mandate can be found at Better Together Website.

How will advanced standing be assessed? (AP exams, IB HL courses, A-level courses, etc.)

Advanced standing for eligible curricula (AP exams, IB HL courses, A-level courses, etc.) will be reviewed and awarded in the same way as pervious years. Final exam results are required. For additional details, please visit: https://futurestudents.yorku.ca/transfer/advanced-secondary-cegep

College/University Transfer Students

I’m a college/university transfer student.  How will my application be evaluated?

York continues to welcome transfer applicants, and Transfer Credits are awarded based on your most recent transcript.

Transfer Credit Assessment – please visit the Transfer Students page, or contact the Transfer Connect team

 

Upcoming Events

School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design
National Portfolio Day at York University
Sat, Oct 1, 2022 12 - 4 p.m.
Transfer and Mature Student Info Session
Tue, Oct 4, 2022 5 - 7 p.m.
Join us in-person to learn more about your pathway options to York University as a Transfer or Mature student. We can't wait to meet you!
Faculty of Health
Psychology Q&A with Current Students
Thu, Oct 13, 2022 6 - 7 p.m.

Interested in studying the human mind and behaviour?  Join us to learn more about the Psychology program at the Keele campus of YorkU.  Ask current students about courses, professors, student life, admissions and more!

Faculty of Health
Kinesiology Q & A with Students
Tue, Oct 18, 2022 6 - 7 p.m.

Interested in physical activity, anatomy and physiology, human health, and health science? Join us to learn more about the Kinesiology and Health Science program at YorkU. Ask current students about courses, professors, student life, admissions and more!

Faculty of Health
2nd Entry Nursing Information Session
Wed, Oct 19, 2022 6 - 7:30 p.m.

Are you a university transfer student looking to become a Registered Nurse (RN)?  Join us to learn about the 2nd Entry Nursing program at YorkU including program details, hands-on experiences  including labs, simulations, and practicums, and admission requirements

Faculty of Health
Post-RN for Internationally Educated Nurses Information Session
Tue, Oct 25, 2022 12 - 1:30 p.m.

The Post-RN International Educated Nurses (IEN) Program, which is approved by the College of Nurses of Ontario, is specifically designed for internationally registered nurses who graduated from nursing programs outside of Canada looking to meet specific College requirements to become members who can practice with the title “Registered Nurse” in Canada.  Join us to learn more about this program including program details, clinical placements, and admission requirements.

Faculty of Health
Health Studies Q&A with Current Students
Wed, Oct 26, 2022 6 - 7 p.m.

Interested in the healthcare system, health management, health policy and digital health?  Join us to learn more about the Health Studies (Policy, Management, Digital Health) program at YorkU. Ask current students about courses, professors, student life, admissions and more!

Faculty of Health
Direct Entry Nursing Information Session
Wed, Nov 2, 2022 6 - 7 p.m.

Looking to become a Registered Nurse (RN)?  Join us to learn about the Direct Entry Nursing program including program details, hands-on experiences including labs, simulations, and practicums, and admission requirements.

Faculty of Health
Neuroscience Q&A with Current Students
Thu, Nov 3, 2022 6 - 7 p.m.

Interested in the brain, nervous system and neurological challenges?  Join us to learn more about the Neuroscience program at YorkU. Ask current students about courses, professors, student life, admissions and more!

Faculty of Health
Global Health Q&A with Current Students
Tue, Nov 8, 2022 6 - 7 p.m.

Global Health is the study and practice of improving health and achieving health equity for all people worldwide. The COVID-19 pandemic and the recent monkeypox outbreak are examples of global health challenges that do not recognize borders.   Join us to learn more about the Global Health program at YorkU. Ask current students about courses, professors, student life, admissions and more!

Faculty of Health
2nd Entry Nursing Information Session
Tue, Nov 22, 2022 7 - 8:30 p.m.

Are you a university transfer student looking to become a Registered Nurse (RN)?  Join us to learn about the 2nd Entry Nursing program at YorkU including program details, hands-on experiences  including labs, simulations, and practicums, and admission requirements.

Faculty of Health
Post-RN for Internationally Educated Nurses Information Session
Thu, Nov 24, 2022 7 - 8:30 p.m.

The Post-RN International Educated Nurses (IEN) Program, which is approved by the College of Nurses of Ontario, is specifically designed for internationally registered nurses who graduated from nursing programs outside of Canada looking to meet specific College requirements to become members who can practice with the title “Registered Nurse” in Canada.  Join us to learn more about this program including program details, clinical placements, and admission requirements.

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