International offers programming and services for International
Students - students in Canada on study permits and enrolled
in degree-programs at York. International Students are also
eligible for exchange and other study abroad options and are
encouraged to take part in other
international programs. International students can sign up for the listserv at orientation, YI front desk, or by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org asking to be added to the listserv.
Student Events Calendar - This calendar,
at our YUConnect site, outlines the many events, activities and information sessions that York International
plans for international students each year.
International Students - Getting started
at York, including information on orientation,
housing, immigration, employment and
York's Buddy Program, which matches up
new students with more experienced ones. Also includes
the International Teaching Assistant
Insurance - York has a number of health plans
which are all discussed here. UHIP is
mandatory for all international students - full details
are found in this section of the site.
- Details about Canada's immigration policies pertaining
to international students. Also includes links regarding
US Visa requirements.
- Can I work in Canada? Full information on the government's
rules for working while studying in Canada. Also contains
information about work permits for graduating students,
and York's International Student Employment Program
Tax - Students who have been employed in
Canada must file income tax returns.
Even students that did not have income should file income
tax returns - they may receive money back in the form
of tax credits.
& Funding - Funding details for international
students, including how to pay your student fees and
bursaries you may be eligible for.
Student Advising - Advisors can help with
financial, housing, social, immigration, and cultural
Photo Gallery - Check here for photos from
past international student events organized by York International.
Exchange Students - Information
specifically for students studying at York on an exchange
York International Programs - York International
offers a number of programs aimed at allowing all York
students to "internationalize" their degree.
Find out more here.