Welcome to the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies (LA&PS). Your first year marks a huge life transition, and we are here to help you successfully navigate that change. While you get acquainted with the University and settle into your studies, we have the people and resources to answer questions, provide support and ensure you have a successful educational experience.
Find all the help you need as a new student transitioning into your first year of university. Enrol in courses, join in discussions, connect with other students and faculty, and discover all the supports and resources available on campus.
Degree Planning Tools
Use these tools to help you stay on track throughout your studies – you’ll find a handy GPA calculator, important degree checklists and course outlines, as well as links to advisors and York’s Career Centre.
Meet new people, discover campus resources and learn all about your degree with information sessions and welcome events.
Student Financial Services
Get important details about tuition fees, financial aid options such as OSAP, various scholarships available to York students.
Find out more about the colleges – as a LA&PS student, you’re automatically affiliated with Founders, McLaughlin, Vanier or New College depending on your program – and what they have to offer.
Atkinson Centre for Mature and Part-time Students
The Atkinson Centre for Mature and Part-time Students offers a wide range of resources unique to these students, such as orientation events, mentoring and success workshops.