Reasons to Make York University a Top Choice

By York University Modified on December 22, 2018

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


  1. 1. Academic Excellence & Flexibility
  2. At York University, you can choose a unique degree path from 200+ programs across 11 faculties. Dedicated to innovation and experiential learning, our students learn from professors, who are developing the future of global health, sustainable business solutions and more, at our 25 Research Centres and Institutes. Students can also enjoy flexible learning options and courses that are relevant in today’s workforce. For example, you can pursue a double major in different areas of interest or enrol in blended courses. You can also design your own schedule with York’s online and evening courses, as well as pursue part-time studies.

  3. 2. A Career-Focused Education
  4. At York, you’ll benefit from hands-on experiential learning opportunities that will help you develop practical skills in the workforce, as well as develop a professional network. York’s Career Centre helps you achieve your career goals by coordinating job postings for York students and hosting numerous career fairs, peer career educator sittings, employer recruitment sessions and workshops such as “Interview Preparation” and “Job Search and Networking Strategies”. York is committed to providing you with the necessary tools to help you launch your career.

  5. 3. A Diverse Student Community
  6. The York U learning experience goes beyond the classroom. You can build a well-rounded education by attending community-building events on campus and by participating in leadership development opportunities. Between York’s 300+ official student clubs, you will find extracurricular activities that suit your interests, as well as make new friends and engage within the York community. York students can also track their campus involvement on their Co-Curricular Record, which is a great addition to your C.V.!

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