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Important Updates to Canadian Quarantine Requirements

Important Updates to Canadian Quarantine Requirements

If you are a continuing international student and have not done so already, please fill out the International Student Location Confirmation. Complete the Confirmation whether you are in Canada or outside Canada.  On June 21, 2021, Canada announced changes to the federal quarantine requirements for those who are fully vaccinated. Effective July 5 at 11:59PM, […]

Update on vaccine requirement for undergraduate students living on campus for Fall 2021

Update on vaccine requirement for undergraduate students living on campus for Fall 2021

We are looking forward to welcoming you to on-campus housing this fall.  The health and safety of our community and the community around us is our top priority as we look forward to a gradual and safe return to in-person activities for Fall 2021. As part of our commitment to your health and safety, York […]

Fill out the International Student Location Form

Fill out the International Student Location Form

I hope you are doing well!  As we communicated earlier, York University is currently planning to offer up to 50% of courses in-person for the Fall 2021 term and a full return in Winter 2022. Current indications, such as an accelerated COVID-19 vaccine roll-out across Canada, support increasing in-person learning and co-curricular opportunities on our […]

Revised outlook on Fall and Winter Terms

Revised outlook on Fall and Winter Terms

IMPORTANT UPDATE:  The University will continue to provide access to a high-quality remote learning experience for students who are enrolled in online/remote courses and not attending classes in person this fall. We are committed to providing online learning support and resources for all modes of course delivery. In my last update in March, I committed […]

International Students: Important information about study permit applications and delayed exams

International Students: Important information about study permit applications and delayed exams

York University, Ontario and Canada will continue to welcome international students this Fall semester and we look forward to seeing you soon. If you have questions, please contact iadvisor@yorku.ca. York’s comprehensive and mandatory quarantine program continues to support the safe arrival of international students in Toronto, Canada and to effectively prevent the spread of COVID-19. […]

Updates for International Students

Updates for International Students

In a recent community update, our President shared the news that we are actively planning additional on-campus learning opportunities this Fall while access to high-quality remote learning also continues.  We can confirm that international tuition fees will not increase for Fall/Winter 2021-2022. Additional details will follow shortly. Whether you join us on or off campus, York International and all of our support services continue to be available to assist your academic and social wellbeing. […]

IMPORTANT INFORMATION from York University: Travel to Canada Plans for International Students

IMPORTANT INFORMATION from York University: Travel to Canada Plans for International Students

The information on this page may have recently changed. For the most recent information about quarantine, please visit York’s Quarantine Information Page. Recently, Immigration, Refugees & Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced that international students would be exempt from travel restrictions and will be able to travel to Canada for their studies beginning October 20, 2020 if […]

IMPORTANT: complete the international student information form by September 10, 2020

IMPORTANT: complete the international student information form by September 10, 2020

I hope you are keeping healthy and safe this summer. Before the new academic year begins, we are requesting that all international students (new and returning) whether you are in Canada or abroad complete the international student information form by September 10, 2020. Complete the Form In the form, we ask you to tell us where […]

International Students: Complete York’s International Student Info Form & Info for International Students

International Students: Complete York’s International Student Info Form & Info for International Students

Congratulations on accepting your offer to York! We are so excited that you will be joining the York community. I know this is not how you expected to begin your university journey. This is a very different situation than we have faced before. Although it is not the same experience as being together in person, […]

UPDATE: international travel information for students

UPDATE: international travel information for students

Due to ongoing effects of COVID-19 in international and national contexts, York University is providing an update to the travel guidance issued on April 14, 2020. What does this mean for you? International Mobility Programs for Students (Exchanges, Internships, Co-op & Other Programs) The University has made the difficult decision to cancel or postpone all […]