Future students

Why choose Yukon University?

Our tuition fees are low
We offer a lower tuition than most other institutions. 

Our instructors are tops
Some of the best  instructors in Canada choose to work at Yukon University.  An incredible 98% of graduates say they would recommend us as a place to study. 

University transfer (UT) choices
We have credit transfer agreements with colleges and universities in Canada and Alaska.  Over 85% of graduates who used the UT system were satisfied with the credit they received for our courses.

Our many programs
We offer a broad range of programs, including intermediate and advanced ESL, one-year certificate programs, two-year diplomas, high school upgrading and four-year degrees. We also provide specializations in Business, Culinary Arts (cooking), Early Childhood Development and Renewable Resources Management.  For course details go to our programs

The Yukon itself
The friendly, small city of Whitehorse and the world-famous Yukon Territory are known for their stunning beauty, wildlife, First Nations culture and arts, as well as a remarkable Canadian gold-rush history.  Plus there are the incredible Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis)!

Our excellent facilities

  • Beautiful and spacious campus and residence facilities
  • Healthy choice cafeteria
  • Several computer labs (and no line ups!)
  • Up-to date laboratories
  • Student lounge
  • Large gymnasium, weight room
  • Close to forest trails for running, mountain biking or cross-country skiing