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York University is rising above and breaking through

York University continues be a leading centre for higher learning recognized around the globe.

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York University’s community-first approach is supporting students, faculty and staff

Supporting students, faculty, and staff extends beyond the classroom, even when it has become virtual. Through extended holidays, online events, and quarantine support, York continues to be driven by the same spirit of community we have always been able to count on in-person.

York University is supporting our students wherever they live and learn

Throughout our response to the COVID-19 pandemic, York has stayed focused on the health and safety of our students, faculty, and staff. This commitment has never wavered — and will not.

York University alumni are paying it forward

York students continue to make an impact well after graduation. Our alumni have played an important role to keep frontline workers safe and support legal organizations throughout the pandemic.

A global pandemic hasn’t stopped York University from advocating for a more just and equal society

The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed widening inequities within Canada and around the world. This has caused us to redouble our efforts here at York to help create for a more equal society and a more just recovery.

York University teachers are quickly developing new ways of virtual teaching and learning

Early in the pandemic, York moved most of our work, study, and engagement with one another online. Our shared commitment to virtual teaching, learning, and engagement means that even a challenge as large as COVID-19 can’t derail our community’s progress.

Programs at York University lead the way for in-demand skills and jobs for the future

As Canada works to exit the pandemic, it will be crucial for graduates to have the kind of in-demand skills that meet the needs of the jobs of the future. Students continue to build those skills at York University.

York University is building a better future

Building a better future for students and our surrounding community requires continued growth. Even as COVID-19 changed our way of life, it did not change York’s commitment to moving forward with crucial campus projects designed to better serve our students and our community.

The York University community is giving from the heart

York’s tightknit community is what sets us apart as Canada’s University. That community spirit has been on full display throughout the pandemic as we continue to support the people around us.

York University researchers are charting a better course toward post-COVID world

When the world is facing troubling times, York University answers the call. Throughout the global fight against COVID-19, York has played a leading role in research, infectious-disease modelling, and helping with vaccination logistics.

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