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Love it or hate it, York University is one of the largest and most recognizable universities in Ontario. With that size and diversity, it's inevitable that you'll come across some... interesting individuals with admittedly hilarious things to say. What follows is a compilation of some of the funniest things that have been overheard at York U over the past few years, courtesy of the Overheard at York U Facebook group.

Now, whether they were trying to be funny or not, we can't say for sure, but it's safe to say that we at Narcity Toronto had a laugh at the following conversations overheard at both York's Keele and Glendon campuses! See for yourself, and don't forget to share with all your fellow York U friends!

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Stereotypes abound for pretty much any and every Ontario university you could think of. Perhaps it stems from rivalries between schools or maybe it's just out of ignorance or misunderstanding, but when it comes to negative stereotypes, York U and its students often take the brunt of it all.

This article isn't meant to demean any other school but rather to clear up some long-held misconceptions about that school near Jane and Finch that you think is too dangerous to step foot on or too far below your postsecondary standards. If you're a current or former York student, can you think of any other stereotypes about your school that you were tired of hearing? Let us know in the comment section below.

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Photo cred - stefka_stoyanova

We already know that people come from all over the world to attend Toronto's top Universities, it's a given. There are a few things we think everyone should know about before they make the big move for the next 4 or more years. If you don't hear it from us, you'll learn it all on your own, and quickly.

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