With over 50,000 students, York University is now the 3rd largest university in Canada. York has an established international reputation as a research-intensive university committed to access and a student learning experience of the highest quality. Since its establishment in 1959, York now has two campuses in the Greater Toronto Metropolitan Region, and is adding a new state-of-the-art campus in the City of Markham to its multi-campus environment. As a comprehensive university with 11 Faculties, 24 research centres, and 280 university partnerships worldwide, York is a vibrant intellectual community where scholars discover innovative solutions to local and global challenges, employees model democratic values and civic responsibility, and students gain the knowledge and skills required to thrive as citizens ready to lead in the 21st century. York is recognized for its commitment to collegial self-governance, social justice, equity, inclusivity, and diversity.
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