As you consider your future with the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies (LA&PS), we are here to make sure you have everything you need for success.
We know that learning about the supports, resources and opportunities that LA&PS has to offer may feel difficult online, so we have brought everything you need to know into one place. Our online information series Pathway to your Future and The Deancast will review the questions that we know matter most to help you start your journey with us.
Pathway to your Future
Overview of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies
Thursday, February 25 | 4:00-5:00 PM
Join us for this informative webinar and get to know more about our programs.Learn how to add a major, minor or certificate to your studies.
Admissions: Next Steps & Course Enrolment
Thursday, March 11 | 4:00-5:00 PM
This session is all about accepting and meeting the conditions of your admissions offer, as well as setting up your course schedule. Join us and get ready for your first year with LA&PS!
Finance Your Way Through Your Degree
Thursday, March 25 | 4:00-5:00 PM
Scholarships, Bursaries, Jobs & Financial Assistance. Learn more about the opportunities that can help finance your education, plus tips on how to balance your budget as a student.
Career Cruising with LA&PS
Thursday, April 8 | 4:00-5:00 PM
This session is about preparing you for jobs, careers, internships & course placements in LA&PS. Join us for this informative session that also explores the how-to of resume writing and job interview prep.
Beyond the Classroom: LA&PS Student Life
Thursday, April 22 | 4:00-5:00 PM
Clubs, Associations and more ways to get involved as an LA&PS student. This webinar explores ways you can work on volunteerism and extracurricular activities waiting for you outside of the classroom!
Online Learning Experience in LA&PS
Thursday, March 4 | 4:00-5:00 PM
In this session, a panel of professors and students will share their experiences with online learning in LA&PS. The pandemic vastly expanded online learning at York. Instructors adapted courses to new conditions and created innovative ways for students to learn remotely and safely. Learn about some of these innovations and hear from current students about how they have adapted to the online learning experience in LA&PS.
How to Get Work Experience While You Learn
Thursday, March 18 | 4:00-5:00 PM
Join us for a panel discussion with professors and students involved in work-placement courses. LA&PS offers opportunities for students to gain relevant work experience while learning in the field and getting course credit. From museums to media companies to community organizations, find out how our students make a difference in the world beyond the classroom.
2020 Program Chats
In the list below, find the program(s) you are interested in and learn more about the program from professors and current students! Find out why our programs are the right choice for you. You will also learn more about student life, student services and our awesome internship opportunities!
What to expect from LA&PS and remote learning: a conversation with the Dean and Associate Deans
Black Canadian Studies Certificate
Children, Childhood & Youth
Disaster & Emergency Management
Economics, Business Economics, Financial & Business Economics
Human Resources Management
Human Rights and Equity Studies
Humanities, Classical Studies/Classics, East Asian Studies, Jewish Studies and Religious Studies
Philosophy and Cognitive Science