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Helping new students
prepare, connect, discover, believe & engage

New Student Transition Program

YU START is a New Student Transition Program designed to support you as you make your way into and through your first year at York University. During this transitional program, you’ll enrol in courses, connect with fellow classmates, student leaders, faculty members and student services staff, and become more familiar with campus life, supports and resources available to you.

Enrol in your courses

  • Learn which courses you need to earn your degree
  • Enrol in your courses for your first year at York University

Join Online Discussions

  • Chat with incoming students
  • Learn the essentials about university life
  • Connect with upper-year students

Attend York Orientation Day or Glendon Orientation Day

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

  • Meet new and senior students in your major program
  • Meet your peer mentor and professors
  • Explore your campus