Your Most Frequently Asked York Admission Questions

Posted by York & U on February 4, 2013

Get In The Know

Whether you’ve applied to York, thinking of applying or waiting to hear back, the application process can raise a lot of questions. Many of you are currently asking similar questions, so for your convenience here’s a list of some of the most popular questions being asked (along with their answers).

How long do I have to wait to hear back from York?

Application processing times vary depending on your application type. It usually takes between 4-8 weeks for your application to be processed and for a decision to be made.

The application process can raise a lot of questions. Here are answers to a few of them.

When is the application deadline?

Application deadlines vary depending on the kind of application you’re submitting. Visit the Future Students website to review application deadlines.

How do I pick my courses?

Once you accept your offer, every first-year undergraduate must book and attend an enrolment appointment. During your appointment you will meet with an academic advisor who will explain how you go about choosing and enrolling in your courses. Transfer credit eligibility and information about paying fees will also be explained at your appointment.

I want to double major or add a minor. How do I go about doing this?

First accept the offer for the program you are most interested in. At your enrolment appointment your academic advisor will be able to guide you on how to go about adding a double major or a minor to your degree.

Do I need to submit any additional documents?

The documents you are required to submit depend on the program you’re applying to and where you’re applying from. Visit the required documentation website for more information about what documents you are required to submit.

Why can’t I see my submitted documents on MyFile?

The Admissions Office is extremely busy and receives a large volume of mail, especially during this time of year. It usually takes up to several weeks after the Admissions Office receives your documents for them to reflect on your MyFile account.

How do I contact the Admissions Office?

The Admissions Office can be contacted at 416-736-5000. If you’re calling long distance, your best bet would be to inquire via Facebook.

If you have any further questions, do not hesitate to ask. We will do our best to answer your question or connect you to somebody who can.

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    is there an email you can provide to get in touch with the admissions office?