Which of the options sounds correct?
She has been accepted/admitted at York University.
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They can both mean the same thing but "admitted" is usually paired with "to":
She has been admitted to York University.
"Accepted" can work with many different prepositions but in this context the most appropriate would be:
She has been accepted into York University.
She has been accepted to York University.
She has been accepted at York University.
The relevant word definitions, by the way:
To me, this is a matter of nuance. In the US, being accepted by a university is pretty much the same as being admitted to one.
But, if someone told me they were accepted, I might ask when they'll be going. And they might respond that they were admitted for the Fall Quarter.
Here, I see accept as: to receive with approval or favor. Admit is to permit, give access to or egress to.