Welcome to the Faculty of Graduate Studies at York University. Since 1963, we have provided essential support for students, staff, and faculty in York’s graduate programs, fostering excellence in teaching and research. With close to 100 graduate programs and diplomas, and the largest body of active researchers on campus, Graduate Studies at York is an exciting environment to pursue innovative, career-ready education. Whether you’re a prospective student, a current student, a postdoctoral fellow, or a member of our faculty and staff, this website offers the tools and resources to guide you in your academic journey.
Graduate Studies is where the next generation of careers and ideas are born. We provide our more than 6,000 graduate students with the academic environment to pursue world-changing research. With our cross-disciplinary programming, experiential learning opportunities, and international partnerships, we provide a modern and innovative education for a changing world. Empowered by a strong community that opens minds, our graduates pursue solutions to the world’s most pressing social challenges, and their impact is being felt everywhere from the federal government to the entertainment industry. This is the place to pursue the career you’ve dreamed about—or find the path you never imagined. This is the place where knowledge is made.