Undergraduate
Programs

Cinema & Media Arts

Media Arts

BFA

Movies Film Undergraduate Programs

Cinema & Media Arts

Production

BFA

Movies Film Undergraduate Programs Video Editing

Cinema & Media Arts

Screenwriting

BFA

Movies Film Undergraduate Programs

Cinema & Media Arts

Cinema & Media Studies

BA

Movies Film Undergraduate Programs

Computational Arts

Digital Media

BA

undergraduate programs web design UX coding technology gaming Video Games

Computational Arts

Intermedia

BFA

undergraduate programs web design UX coding technology gaming Video Games

Dance

Dance

BFA

Undergraduate Programs

Design

Design

BDes

YSDN design undergraduate programs Media typeography type package design packaging branding systems design systems printing making editorial design editorial web design UX coding publishing technology

Music

Music

BFA

Undergraduate Programs

Theatre

Theatre

BA

Undergraduate Programs Acting

Visual Art & Art History

Studio Art

BFA

Undergraduate Programs Photography Photo

Visual Art & Art History

Art History

BA

Undergraduate Programs

Graduate
Programs

Cinema & Media Arts

Film

MFA

Graduate Programs Film

Cinema & Media Arts

Cinema & Media Studies

MA

Graduate Programs

Cinema & Media Arts

Cinema & Media Studies

PhD

Graduate Programs

Computational Arts

Digital
Media

MA|MSc

Graduate Programs

Dance

Dance

MA

Graduate Programs

Dance

Dance

MFA

Graduate Programs

Dance

Dance Studies

PhD

Graduate Programs

Design

Design

MDes

YSDN Design Graduate Programs

Music

Music

MA

Graduate Programs

Music

Music

PhD

Graduate Programs

Theatre

Theatre

MA

Graduate Programs

Theatre

Theatre & Performance Studies

MFA

Graduate Programs Acting

Theatre

Theatre & Performance Studies

PhD

Graduate Programs

Visual Art

Visual Art

MFA

Graduate Programs

Visual Art

Visual Art

PhD

Graduate ProgramsGraduate Programs

Art History

Art History

MA

Graduate Programs

Art History

Art History and Visual Culture

PhD

Graduate Programs

Welcome to York University’s School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design.

University-bound students studying the arts are unique. They are preparing for exciting and dramatically growing career opportunities, as well as for those that have yet to be imagined. They must graduate with the artistic edge, practical training, critical thinking, and entrepreneurial spirit that will empower them to innovate, experiment, and pioneer new ideas and experiences, enabling them to advance their dreams, support the evolution of creative industries, and inspire the creation of ground breaking new art forms.
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– Norma Sue Fisher-Stitt, Interim Dean, School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design
Meet some of our recent grads
Luke Reece

Luke Reece

Luke is a graduate of York’s Theatre program, where he minored in Creative Writing and took courses in Devised Theatre and Playwriting along the way.

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Jessica Lowe

Jessica Lowe

Jessica Lowe, a 2015 graduate of York’s Dance program, is the co-founder of Nostos Collectives Dance Association.

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Fiona Yeung

Fiona Yeung

A 2015 graduate of the York University/Sheridan joint program in Design (YSDN), Fiona Yeung is now on the Material Design team at Google HQ California, where she works as a User Experience Designer.

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Maria De Sanctis

Maria De Sanctis

Maria De Sanctis, who describes her time at York as “incredible,” graduated from Film Production with a minor in Visual Arts in 2015.

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Nichie Enriquez

Nichie Enriquez

A 2015 graduate of the Digital Media program, Nichie Enriquez enjoyed courses such as ‘Interactive Performances’ and ‘Art and the Database’ during her time at York, as they allowed her to develop a new understand of and love for art.

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Natasha Roldan

Natasha Roldan

Natasha Roldán, a singer, songwriter, and composer inspired by Jazz and traditional Latin American and European music, graduated from York’s Music program in June of 2016.

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John Lowndes

John Lowndes

Since graduating in 2014 with a BFA from York’s Department of Visual Art & Art History, emerging photo media artist John Lowndes has had quite a year, including two prestigious awards and associated exhibitions.

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