Immigration & Relocation Services at York University

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Moving to a new country or a new city is an experience that requires planning, information and support. Since each move is unique, our Immigration & Relocation Officer can meet with you to discuss your individual needs and guide you to the resources required to make your move a smooth one! Consultations are free and confidential. So, whether you are a new employee or a shortlisted candidate within the final stages of the hiring process, this service is here for you.

York University's Immigration & Relocation Officer provides assistance to prospective and newly appointed:

    • Faculty members (professors and deans), postdocs, visiting professors (True Visitors) and professional librarians covered by YUFA and OHFA collective agreements, and
    • Senior managerial (CPM) staff, with many aspects of their relocation to Toronto and the surrounding area.

The Immigration & Relocation Officer is available at to answer your relocation questions as they arise, before, during and after your move, as you settle into your new home.