Affirmative Action & Self-Identification forms

A comprehensive description of the affirmative action process at York University as outlined in the collective agreement can be found by clicking AA process. The following Applicant Self-Identification form is used as part of the AA process:

A copy of unit Affirmative Action plans can be found by clicking AA Plans.

For information or enquiries about the hiring process please contact the Affirmative Action office at 416-736-5713.

Affirmative Action Statement for Advertisements

All advertisements shall include the following statement :

"York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA Program, which applies to women, members of racialized groups, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities and those who self-identify as 2SLGBTQ+, can be found at or by calling the AA office at 416-736-5713. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, permanent residents and Indigenous peoples in Canada will be given priority."