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The Division of Finance and Administration

The Division of Finance and Administration (DFA) consists of 11 highly integrated departments. All our departments work cohesively to deliver exceptional service to our community. We are trusted advisors, partners and professional service providers who work continuously to improve the delivery of responsive and adaptive services and solutions to our community members.

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Throughout York University’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, York has remained focused on the health and safety of our students, faculty, and staff. This commitment has never wavered and remains the guiding tenet as the University prepares to enact a carefully planned and measured return to its campuses.

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About Us

Committed to providing professional, value added services that enable and support York University’s mission and vision

Made up of 11 departments, DFA’s mission is to provide expert financial and business support to the institution and to develop, implement, and continuously improve upon best practices and the highest quality administrative services for students, faculty, and staff. Although we operate in a financially restrained environment, we are proud of the quality and cost-effectiveness of the work we do in all areas of finance and administration.


Meet Our Team

Our team of strategic leaders play an important role in managing and developing the business operations for the University.

Our Departments

Our highly integrated Division includes 11 departments that are committed to providing professional, value added services that enable and support York University’s mission and vision.

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