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Welcome to McLaughlin College

At McLaughlin College we take pride in our strong affinity for the arts, music and athletics. Following the mandate set by our founding College Head in 1968, we are committed to providing opportunities for you to develop all aspects of your personal and academic life. And as the University's public policy college, we focus on improving society from the local to the international.

In a university-wide community comprised of more than 60,000 students, faculty, and staff, we can help you to find your niche and provide a focus for your academic career. There is always an opportunity to get involved and make a difference.

Every student at York University is part of a college based on their program. Affiliated with the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, McLaughlin College serves students in:

  • Criminology
  • Global Political Studies
  • Interdisciplinary Social Science
  • Law & Society
  • Politics
  • Public Administration
  • Sociology
  • Work & Labour Studies
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History

Learn about McLaughlin College's more than 50-year history, that emphasizes on holistic student life.

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Student Council

Find out how the McLaughlin College Council contributes to an effective academic and social support system for students across the college.

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Our Alumni

Meet our passionate and accomplished McLaughlin College alumni. See the impact they’re making in their communities and worldwide.

McLaughlin College Events

Questions?

Contact us at lapscolleges@yorku.ca for more information.