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Choose York – discover your path, uncover your potential

As a leader in transfer credit, we understand the value of courses taken elsewhere and are here to guide and support your transition to York University.

 Join a community of more than 10,000 transfer students and open your mind to:

  • Flexible studies (part-time studies, daytime/evening courses and eLearning);
  • 1,900 on-campus employment opportunities for undergraduate students;
  • Unique experiential education opportunities in addition to placements, internships and co-op programs;
  • Unparalleled academic support (peer tutors, writing centres, academic advising, learning skills workshops, Student Papers & Academic Research Kit (SPARK) and accessibility services; and
  • Dedicated transit routes for students commuting within and beyond the Greater Toronto Area.


Seneca Pathways to York

Our structured articulation agreements grant students generous block credit for the completion of specific academic programs at Seneca, allowing you to maximize your transfer credit and complete your degree faster (sometimes in as little as two years).

 Some of our programs with Seneca include:

  • Seneca’s Accounting and Finance Advanced Diploma with our Bachelor of Commerce degree (receive 48 credits equivalent to 1 ½ years of study);
  • Seneca’s Liberal Arts program with our Bachelor of Arts degree (receive 48 credits equivalent to 1 ½ years of study); and
  • Seneca’s Civil Engineering Technology program with our Bachelor of Environmental Studies degree (receive 60 credits equivalent to 2 years of study).


Fast Track Admissions

We provide special, while-you-wait admissions service for transfer and mature applicants. Bring your application documents and transcripts and you could receive conditional admission and transfer credit assessment as early as the next business day!


Transfer Connect Resource

Transfer Connect is an online chat available only to York University transfer applicants. Upon application and assessment, transfer student representatives will guide you through the transfer process at York. You can ask questions your offer of admission, transfer credit assessment, degree requirements and more.


Visit our Campuses

Come visit us and learn more about York is right for you. Book an appointment with one of our admissions experts, attend a Transfer & Mature Student Information Session or come for a tour of our Keele campus or Glendon campus.

Connect with us

Join the #YorkUTransfer community on Twitter and Facebook!