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This article is about the Canadian university. For the British university, see University of York.
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York University
Université York
Motto Tentanda via (Latin)
Motto in English
The way must be tried
Type Public university
Established 1959
Endowment $439 million
Chancellor Gregory Sorbara
President Rhonda Lenton
Administrative staff
Students 52,300
Undergraduates 46,400
Postgraduates 5,900
Location , ,

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)
Nickname York Lions
Affiliations AUCC, CARL, IAU, COU, U Sports, OUA, CUSID, Fields Institute, Ontario Network of Women in engineering, CBIE, CFS, CUP.
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York University (French: Université York), is a Canadian university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. York University is Canada's third largest university. It first opened in 1959.

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