NEWS AND UPDATES

 

*** NOTICE: Effective Thursday, March 19, York University is offering limited on-campus services to prevent the risk and spread of COVID-19. However, the School of Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies is fully committed to ensuring our students and faculty get the support they need. You can reach us with general inquiries by emailing at lapsgsws@yorku.ca or by emailing the person you wish to speak to directly (see Staff Directory https://gsws.laps.yorku.ca/faculty-staff/staff-directory/).

For GWST and SXST Majors, and Minors, the department is conducting virtual advising appointments.
These appointments will assist you in assessing your degree progress, help you in choosing appropriate courses, and assist you in making selections to ensure you are on track to completing your degree/program.
Advising times are as follows:
For Gender, and Women's Studies - Mondays 1pm-3pm and Tuesdays 12pm-2pm
For Sexuality Studies - Thursdays 12:30pm-2:30pm
Please email lapsgsws@yorku.ca with your name, student number, and reason for your request in order to book an appointment.

For more information on University’s response to the coronavirus, please visit the website for the most recent updates. ***


Our innovative undergraduate programs offer interdisciplinary courses on gender, women and the constructions and intersections of race, sexuality, class, age and ability. The faculty has been leaders in the study of women and gender in Canada and internationally for more than three decades. Our dedicated, dynamic, award winning professors offer excellent learning environments at all levels of study.

Why choose Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies?

  • York faculty have been leaders in the study of women and gender in Canada and internationally for three decades.
  • Our dedicated, dynamic, award winning professors offer excellent learning environments at all levels of study.