The Top 3 Reasons to Choose York U

By York University Modified on October 04, 2018

York’s unique programs and services can help you achieve your academic and career goals.


  1. 1. Academic Excellence & Flexibility
    York U is dedicated to innovation: our students learn from professors who are leading the future of global health, sustainable business solutions and much more at our 25 Research Centres and Institutes. At York, you can choose your unique degree path from 200+ programs across 11 faculties. Students can also benefit from York’s flexible learning options and courses that are designed with today’s workforce in mind. If you want to combine different areas of study, you can pursue a double major or enroll in blended courses, as well as create a class schedule that accommodates your needs with part-time studies, online and evening courses.
  2. 2. A Career-Focused Education
    A university education can help you launch the fulfilling career that you’ve envisioned. At York, you’ll benefit from hands-on experiential learning opportunities and a career-connected education that will help you develop practical skills and a professional network. York’s Career Centre, an exclusive service to students and alumni, will support your career goals by coordinating job postings and hosting career fairs, employer recruitment sessions and workshops.
  3. 3. A Diverse Student Community
    The York U learning experience goes beyond the classroom. You can build a well-rounded education and meet new friends by attending community-building events on campus and participating in leadership development opportunities. By participating in one of York’s 300+ official student clubs, you’ll find a home away from home among your cultural, philanthropic and/or extracurricular interests. York students can also track their campus involvement on their Co-Curricular Record, which is a great addition to your C.V.!

Learn more about York University by visiting us on Fall Campus Day, on November 17, 2018 at our Keele campus and November 18, 2017 at our Glendon campus. See you then!