Application Procedures

How to Apply

  • Ontario high-school students: apply using the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC) 101 application form. Contact your school’s guidance office for details.
  • All other applicants: apply online through Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC) 105 application form. Visit the website at http://www.ouac.on.ca or, if York University is the only institution to which a student is applying, visit the website at http://futurestudents.yorku.ca/requirements/apply.
  • If you are applying to a certificate program or as a visiting student, use the York application form available at http://.futurestudents.yorku.ca/requirements/apply.

Supplementary Information/Evaluation for the School of the Arts, Media, Performance, and Design (AMPD)

Applicants must first apply to York University through the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC) by the deadline date for guaranteed consideration (applications submitted later will be reviewed if space is available in the program). Many AMPD programs also require a subsequent supplementary evaluation (questionnaire, interview, portfolio and/or audition). Please visit http://ampd.yorku.ca/eval for details and timelines for supplementary evaluations.

Supplementary Information Form for the Schulich School of Business

Applicants to the Schulich School of Business must first apply to York University through the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre by the deadline date. If you are a mature applicant or university/college transfer applicant, you may use the York University Application (https://form.apps06.yorku.ca/uaform/).

Visit http://futurestudents.yorku.ca/requirements/deadlines for application deadlines.

Applicants must also submit a Supplementary Application (leadership profile and video interview). Visit http://futurestudents.yorku.ca/forms for a copy of the application. A file is considered complete when the application for admission, supplementary application, and references are received.

Supplementary Information Form for Bachelor of Social Work

The bachelor of social work (BSW) is offered as a direct-entry, and post-degree program with courses offered during the day and evening.

Applicants to BSW programs, who are not applying directly from high school, must submit a completed Supplementary Information Form online through MyFile at http://www.yorku.ca/myfile after submitting an application. The information and documents required are: personal statement, problem statement, transcript, resume and references. References contact information to be submitted through MyFile.

For more information about programs of study, visit http://futurestudents.yorku.ca.

Supplementary Information Form for Bachelor of Education, University Applicants

University applicants who apply to Faculty of Education Concurrent Education programs must submit a completed Supplementary Information Form online through MyFile at http://www.yorku.ca/myfile after submitting an application and all supporting documents. All applicants who submit the online supplementary form will be charged a $50 non-refundable processing fee on their York Student Account in May 2016. For details, contact the Faculty of Education at 416-736-5001 or visit http://edu.yorku.ca/.

Supplementary Information Form for Bachelor of Education, High School Applicants (Direct-Entry Option)

In order to apply to the Faculty of Education Concurrent Education programs, high-school applicants to York’s undergraduate Faculties of Environmental Studies; Glendon; Health; Liberal Arts and Professional Studies; School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design; Science and Lassonde School of Engineering may identify an interest in the Pre-Education Direct-Entry option by indicating the Faculty of Education on their OUAC 101 university application form.

Students must submit an application for admission to the OUAC as well as a supplementary information form through MyFile which includes an experience profile, experience summary, personal statement and one online letter of recommendation; and pay a $50.00 non-refundable processing fee to complete the application to the Faculty of Education. This information will be sent to all applicants by e-mail at the end of January 2017.

For details, visit the Faculty of Education website at http://edu.yorku.ca/academic-programs/bachelor-of-education/concurrent-bed/.