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Student in science lab.


Stay up-to-date on the latest from York Science, including stories about new research, teaching innovations, student achievements and more.

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Group of kids touching science experiment.


We offer a variety of programs for youth, including march break and summer camps for elementary and high school students.

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Parent holding child looking into large microscope.


We bring science out of the lab and into the community by conducting outreach with schools, hosting public lectures and more.

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Allan I. Carswell observatory.


The Allan I. Carswell Observatory is home to a one-metre telescope, the largest on a Canadian campus. It hosts public viewings and tours, and an online radio show.

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Discover York Science

Dean Rui Wang.

Message from the Dean

Dean Rui Wang welcomes our community to connect with the Faculty of Science.

Campus buildings.

Faculty of Science Annual Review

Our Annual Review highlights our biggest news stories and achievements from each year.


Alumni spotlights

York Science is home to more than 15,000 alumni who have gone on to become scientists, entrepreneurs and more.

Kimberly Badal.


Kimberly Badal

Kimberly Badal (BSc '12) received the Bryden Alumni Award from York University in the One to Watch category, reserved for alumni who have made a significant impact in their field or community within 15 years of a bachelor’s degree or 10 years of a professional or graduate degree.

Read more about Kimberly