Welcome to the LA&PS Colleges Re-Visioning website!

Please take a few minutes to familiarize yourself with it.

Here, you’ll be able to access information and other relevant materials concerning LA&PS Colleges (Founders, McLaughlin, Vanier and New) Re-Visioning. User friendly and interactive, our website allows for an intuitive and simple way to navigate so that you can easily find what you are searching for. Designed to provide you with the latest information regarding our Colleges Re-Visioning, it also allows you to offer your own interventions -- perspectives, ideas, views, reflections -- and advice on what the future role and the functions of our colleges in LA&PS ought to be.

Our website aims to offer a two-way flow of communications between the Colleges Re-Visioning and all those who are part of the LA&PS college communities: students, faculty, staff, Fellows, and alumni.  In providing you with the resources to become informed fully on all matters related to our Colleges Re-Visioning, our site is also a hub for discussion as to how best the four colleges in LA&PS can and should enhance their mission to provide the best higher educational experience possible to all our students.

Can we recommend that you begin by looking at our past and the history of our colleges and the college system at York University, and, for comparative purposes, how you understand colleges work elsewhere? Take some time to consider what vital and important roles and functions our colleges are performing for our students and their broader communities within our Faculty and at York University today.

If, at any point, you have any questions, please do not hesitate to send them to us. We will try and respond to them as quickly as possible. There are two ways that you can correspond with us, by either using our Colleges Re-Visioning designated email address (lapscolleges@yorku.ca) or our website's feedback form that allows you to send us a message and/or upload your documents. The feedback form allows you to make comments and submissions with complete anonymity, if you so choose.

Your comments and suggestions for how our website can be improved are most welcomed. Like all websites, ours is a work-in-progress and we will be constantly updating, revising, adjusting, and amending it in order to keep it au courant and to serve you better.