York University

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York University is comprehensive, community-engaged university providing a broad sociodemographic of students access to a high-quality, research-intensive learning environment. York champions new ways of thinking that drive teaching and research excellence. Through cross-disciplinary programming, innovative course design, diverse experiential education and a supportive community environment, students receive the education they need to create big ideas that make an impact on the world. Founded in 1959 and located in Toronto, York is the third largest university in Canada, with a strong community of 52,000 students, 7,000 faculty and administrative staff, and more than 300,000 alumni.

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Full-time (undergraduates)
43 800

Full-time (graduates)
4 400

Part-time (undergraduates)
6 100

Part-time (graduates)
1 600

Source: Council of Ontario Universities (2018 preliminary fall enrolment)



Undergraduate tuition fees:
6 798 $

Graduate tuition fees:
3 190 $


Undergraduate tuition fees:
24 964 $ - 26 030 $

Graduate tuition fees:
12 000 $ - 12 550 $

Source: Statistics Canada. Fees for general programs in arts and humanities. (2018-19).

Note: In addition to tuition fees, universities generally charge fees for goods and services supplied to students. This includes areas such as student associations, sports and health. These additional fees vary widely per university and per student and can run from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars. Check with the university for details.