Quality Assurance

York University’s Quality Assurance Procedures - YUQAP outline the protocols for the assessment and approval of new programs, review of existing programs, modifications to existing programs, and closures of programs.

The Vice President Academic and Provost is the chief academic officer at York University and is responsible for the oversight of the York University Quality Assurance Protocols and Procedures.

Within the Office of the Vice President Academic and Provost, the Vice Provost Academic is the sole contact between the institution and the Quality Council, and oversees the administration and reporting functions associated with the YUQAP.

Quality Assurance Audit of York University

As outlined in the York University Quality Assurance Protocols and Procedures, Section 8, the university is subject to an Audit Process once every eight years.   The objective of the audit is to determine whether or not the institution, since the last review, has acted in compliance with the provisions of its YUQAP Cyclical Program Reviews as ratified by the Quality Council.

In May 2016 the Report on the Quality Assurance Audit of York University and the Summary of the Principal Findings of the Quality Assurance Audit of York University were received in the Office of the Vice Provost.  The University has one year to respond to recommendations.   The Summary of the Principal Findings can be found here link to.