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Your First Year

Welcome to Glendon Campus. 
We’re glad you’re here. 

 Your first year marks a huge life transition, and we are here to help you successfully navigate that change. We have the people and resources to answer questions, provide support and ensure you have a successful educational experience while you get acquainted with all our campus has to offer and settle into your studies. Scroll down to see what we have in store for you!  

Students on Glendon Campus.

Get Ready for Your First Year

We know you have a lot of things to think about when you start university, so we’ve prepared a detailed guide to make sure you’re all set. Click below to find out about your next steps!

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Students on Glendon Campus.

GL Zone

Through GL Zone you automatically get your own peer Mentor! GL Zone is a peer mentorship and community engagement program designed to support your transition and experience through the interactive information kiosk located in the Centre of Excellence. Keep your eye on your inbox to hear from your Peer Mentor and come say hi at the Kiosk to play games ask all your questions!

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Students studying together.

GL U Prep

GL U Prep is a 3-day summer program recommended to all first-year incoming students designed to help you start university on the right foot.

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Students on Glendon Campus.


Our mandatory orientation activity is called GO Day (Glendon Orientation Day). At GO Day you can meet your professors, your Peer Mentor, and other people in your program. There are lots of other orientation activities to keep your eye out for, like Frosh. Click below to learn more!

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Students on Glendon Campus.

Student Supports and Resources

No matter what your need is, we likely have a service to provide you with support - browse our academic, wellness and campus supports

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Students on Glendon Campus.


Enjoy living on our beautifully nature-filled campus, minutes from your classes and our campus amenities, in one of our two safe residences.


Glendon Clubs

Join one of our existing clubs or follow your passion and start your own! Clubs are a great way to network, meet new friends or just hang out.

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Students on Glendon Campus.

Connecting YU

Find jobs, volunteer opportunities and mentorship opportunities for current students and alumni.

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Meet the Student Affairs Team

Patricia Cassan

Yuko Sorano
Director, Student Affairs

Min-A Yoon
Student Life Coordinator

Patricia Cassan

Nadège Lefebvre
Administrative Assistant

Patricia Cassan

Patricia Cassan
Alternate Exams and Administrative Coordinator

Anna Arzumanova
Communications Assistant

Mateo Delahaye-Brown
Residence Life Coordinator

Eileen Wong
Program Support Coordinator, International Student Mobility & ICCS

How to Reach Us

Glendon Student Affairs

York University Glendon Campus
2275 Bayview Ave,
North York, ON M4N 3M6

416-736-2100 x6720


Monday to Friday
8:30AM - 4:30PM

Student Kiosk:
Monday to Thursday
8:30AM - 3:30PM


New Students: York Hall C106

New Students: 416-487-6856


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