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About York University......

  • Founded in 1959
  • Third largest university in Canada
  • Ranked 33 globally out of 767 universities by the Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings
  • 11 Faculties with 200+ undergraduate and graduate degree programs
  • Glendon Campus is Southern Ontario's only bilingual university campus
  • Students: 55,700
  • International students: 8,500 from 178 countries
  • Alumni: 300,000+
  • Clubs and Associations: 300+
  • Faculty and staff: 7,000
  • Annual operating budget: $1 billion
  • On-campus employment opportunities for students: 1,900+
  • Buildings at Keele and Glendon campuses: 96
  • Gross square footage of all buildings: 8.6 million
  • Subway stations: 2
  • Parking lots: 32
  • Parking spaces at Keele and Glendon campuses: 9,200
  • Undergraduate residence beds on Keele Campus: 2,350
  • Undergraduate residence beds on Glendon Campus: 450
  • Graduate and mature student apartment units: 1,250
  • Students living on campus: 7.2%
  • Sport fields: 7
  • Baseball diamonds: 3
  • Tennis courts: 16
  • Outdoor stadiums: 1
  • Protected woodlots: 6

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