York University

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This article is about the Canadian university. For the British university, see University of York.
York University
Université York
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Motto Tentanda via (Latin)
Motto in English
The way must be tried
Type Public university
Established 1959
Endowment $439 million[1]
Chancellor Gregory Sorbara
President Rhonda Lenton[2]
Administrative staff
7,000
Students 52,300
Undergraduates 46,400[3]
Postgraduates 5,900
Location Toronto, Ontario, Canada
43°46′23″N 79°30′13″W / 43.77306°N 79.50361°W / 43.77306; -79.50361Coordinates: 43°46′23″N 79°30′13″W / 43.77306°N 79.50361°W / 43.77306; -79.50361
Campus Urban / suburban,
185 ha (457.14 acres)
Colours
   
Nickname York Lions
Affiliations AUCC, CARL, IAU, COU, U Sports, OUA, CUSID, Fields Institute, Ontario Network of Women in engineering, CBIE, CFS, CUP.
Mascot Lion
Website www.yorku.ca
Logo York University.svg

York University (French: Université York), is a Canadian university located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. York University is Canada's third largest university.[4] It first opened in 1959.

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