Application, Eligibility & Offers

York Apartments Eligibility

You must be admitted to York University in a full-time degree program to apply for York Apartments. Students must maintain their registration status at York in a full-time degree program and must not accumulate debt on their student account in order to maintain their eligibility for tenancy in York Apartments.

York Apartments Offers

Please note that our peak application processing period is between May and July for August/September occupancy.  Applications are generally processed according to date of receipt; however priority is given to graduate students, law students and students with families.

Applicants who have not heard from us within six weeks prior to their desired move-in date may email apstatus@yorku.ca to check the status of their application.

York Apartments are offered on a year round basis and according to availability.

Important Notice on July 10, 2017: All available apartment units have been offered for the Fall Term move-in period. If you still wish to apply, your application will be kept on a waiting list for late Fall occupancy should any units become available, however there are no guarantees and priority will be given to graduate students, law students and students with families.

You are advised to look for alternative housing options off campus. Advertisements for rental properties in close proximity to campus may be found on the Places4Students.com website.
* Please note that York University has no endorsement of off-campus housing options.

Apartment Application for Newly-Admitted Students
Use this link if:
a) You are a student who has just been admitted to York in a graduate or law program, or
b) You are a student who has just been admitted to York in an undergraduate program and you are 21 years of age or older.
If you are having difficulties accessing the web application contact: apstatus@yorku.ca.

Apartment Application for Current Registered Students
Use this link if:

a) You are registered in a graduate or law program, or
b) You are registered in an undergraduate program and are 
21 years of age or older.

If you are having difficulties accessing the web application contact: apstatus@yorku.ca.

Re-Applying to York Apartments

Applications are valid until December 31 of each year. Every year in January, all applications submitted in the previous year will be cancelled. Students already in a lease may not re-apply to York Apartments for future academic terms until they move out, and there must be at least one academic term between tenancies.

Note: Housing Services strives to ensure the completeness and accuracy of information contained on this website, however, we reserve the right to change any of the information at anytime without notice.