Prospective students should connect with the Graduate Program Assistant (GPA) in all interested programs. Contact information for each program can be found at Future Students – Graduate Programs. Individual programs can assist with:

  • Admissions Information
  • Faculty Research Areas
  • Supporting Documentation (Transcripts, application documents, English language proficiency, etc.)
  • Application Status
Note: Please email or call 416-736-5000 to connect with an Admissions Expert and receive assistance with any of the above items.

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Inquiries about graduate studies at York can be directed to the Faculty of Graduate Studies:

Student Affairs


Registration and Enrolment:

  • Donna Hewison ( for
    • Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies
    • Osgoode Hall Law School
    • Faculty of Science
  • Nisa Lawson ( for
    • AMPD
    • Faculty of Education
    • Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change
    • Glendon
    • Faculty of Health
    • Lassonde School of Engineering
    • Schulich School of Business

Thesis and Dissertation:

  • Yuwn Forrester ( for
    • AMPD
    • Faculty of Education
    • Glendon
    • Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies (all except Professional Programs)
  • Natalie Vacianna (
    • Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change
    • Faculty of Health
    • Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies (Professional Programs only)
    • Lassonde School of Engineering
    • Osgoode Hall Law School
    • Schulich School of Business
    • Faculty of Science

Student Finances

General Student Finances:

Health and Wellness

Wellness Services:

230 York Lanes, 80 York Boulevard
York University
4700 Keele St, Toronto, ON
M3J 1P3

Phone: 416-736-5521
Fax: 416-736-5592

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm EST

For questions about graduate funding, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for further information.

Staff Directory

Office of the Dean

Anesa AlbertExecutive Assistant to the Dean
& Special Projects Lead
Mark HaywardAssociate Dean—Academicfgsadacd@yorku.ca66957
Sarah Irwin–GardnerManager, Graduate Student Wellness Servicessirwinga@yorku.ca33379
Thomas LoebelDean & AVP Graduatefgsdean@yorku.ca31094
Aryn MartinAssociate Dean—Student Affairsfgsadst@yorku.ca22249
Sonia PolitanoAdministrative
Jodi TavaresExecutive Officertavaresj@yorku.ca20171

Academic Affairs

Kim McIntyrePostdoctoral Services Coordinatorkimmcint@yorku.ca22993
Wesley MoirAcademic Affairs Officerwmoir@yorku.ca66958
M. Michael SchiffCoordinator, Faculty Governancemmschiff@yorku.ca22264

Student Affairs

Nadia D'AngeloGraduate Milestones & Progression Coordinatornaddan@yorku.ca70255
Yuwn ForresterGraduate Milestones & Progression Coordinatorgradtd1@yorku.ca22286
Audaisha FranksStudent Affairs Coordinatorgsacadco@yorku.ca44316
Richolette FreckletonStudent Affairs Coordinatorgsaahc@yorku.ca44317
Donna HewisonGraduate Record & Enrolment Coordinatordhewison@yorku.ca60467
Nisa Lawson Graduate Record & Enrolment Coordinatornisal@yorku.ca33394
Anne StebbinsAssociate Director, Graduate Student 66682
Natalie VaciannaGraduate Milestones & Progression Coordinatorgradtd2@yorku.ca33340

Student Finances

Ida CondottaFinancial Officercondotta@yorku.ca33305
Irina MikhailyukGraduate Funding and Finance Analystgsawards@yorku.ca60468
Stephanie WongGraduate Funding Advisorwongs@yorku.ca77831
Sandra YiuGraduate Funding Advisorgfa.sandra@yorku.ca70203

External Scholarships & Graduate Awards

NameTitleEmail Extension
Mindi ChiuScholarship & Awards Coordinatorfgssac@yorku.ca33954
Yuko SoranoManager, External Scholarships & Graduate Awardssorano@yorku.caTBA
Judy TseResearch Officerfgsro@yorku.ca44168

Communications and Recruitment

Christopher DourisWeb and Communications Assistantcdouris@yorku.ca20008
VacantManager, Communications,
Public Relations and Recruitment
Eileen WatsonGraduate Recruitment Officerewatson@yorku.ca60596