Pride Month June 2023
The University of York has a strong tradition of marking Pride Month with involvement in a variety of events both on-campus and in the city.
Deaf Awareness Week, 1 to 7 May 2023
The theme for Deaf Awareness Week 2023 is Access to Communication. The aim is to raise awareness about the communication challenges faced by deaf people and promote better access to communication tools and services.
Trans Day of Visibility 2023
Trans Day of Visibility takes place on 31 March each year to celebrate trans and nonbinary people and raise awareness of discrimination faced by trans people worldwide.To mark the day, we will be flying the trans flag on campus on the flag mound beside Central Hall.
Ramadan 2023: 22 March to 20/21 April
Wishing all our Muslim staff and students a blessed Ramadan and Eid Mubarak.The month of Ramadan is the holiest month of the Islamic year and will take place between 22 March and 20/21 April this year (depending on moon sightings).
Neurodiversity Celebration Week 2023
We'll be celebrating neurodiversity week from Monday 13 to Sunday 19 March 2023.
International Women's Day 2023
Celebrate this year's International Women's Day with events on campus and elsewhere in York.
Race Equality Week 2023
Race Equality Week (6 to 12 February) is a UK-wide initiative aimed at uniting organisations and individuals in activities to address the barriers to race equality in the workplace.
Athena Swan awards
Congratulations to the Departments of Health Sciences and Environment and Geography on achieving their silver Athena Swan awards and the School of PET on their first school Athena Swan bronze award.
LGBT+ History Month 2023
To celebrate this year's LGBT+ History Month, we're holding a range of events during February.