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Free bike maintenance workshops

Wednesday 14 September 2022

The Bike Doctor is hosting free bike maintenance workshops on campus for staff and students in October 2022.


Remote working survey 2022

Wednesday 14 September 2022

Today we have launched a survey to evaluate the effectiveness of the remote working policy. 


VC all staff meeting: The Year Ahead

Wednesday 14 September 2022

As we start the new academic year, all staff are invited to join the Vice-Chancellor and University Executive Board for updates and a question and answer session.


Bus service news

Friday 26 August 2022

Over the summer, we've been working with First Bus York and we're pleased to say that although some fares are rising, the free zone around campus and the 20 tickets for £20 offer will remain.


Student Centre events

Tuesday 23 August 2022

The new Student Centre planned for Campus West is one of the University's transformational initiatives. We're inviting you to engagement events so you can find out why the building is important to the University.


New initiative launched to enhance sustainability benefits on campus

Tuesday 23 August 2022

This summer, the Environmental Sustainability Academy at York (ESAY) launched York Living Labs (YLL), a new initiative aimed at bringing our university community together to improve sustainability across campus. 


Departments making a Green Impact

Monday 15 August 2022

Over the past academic year, 22, out of 24 teams, were awarded for their achievements in the Green Impact initiative, alongside individuals who were recognised for their own efforts.


Launching three new academic schools

Sunday 31 July 2022

Our three new schools have officially launched today.


Computer Science building renamed in honour of Professor Ian Wand

Wednesday 6 July 2022

The Computer Science building on Campus East has been renamed the Ian Wand Building, after one of the first professors of Computer Science at the University.


York tops the Russell Group for academic support

Wednesday 6 July 2022

The University has been ranked top in the Russell Group for academic support, according to the latest National Student Survey.


York Graduate Research School wins outstanding contribution to student wellbeing award

Tuesday 28 June 2022

We are delighted to announce that the York Graduate Research School (YGRS) has been recognised for its work at the forefront of PGR wellbeing, winning the FindAPhd Outstanding Contribution to Postgraduate Student Wellbeing award.


Bicycle donations for Ukrainian refugees

Thursday 23 June 2022

The University of York is delighted to be working in partnership with the City of York Council to provide unwanted bicycles to Ukrainian refugees.


Technician Commitment signatory event held at York

Tuesday 21 June 2022

The University hosted a Technician Commitment signatory event at the Guildhall last week.


Refugee Week 2022

Wednesday 15 June 2022

June 20-26 is Refugee Week. To celebrate this we will be holding a number of events while raising awareness of issues affecting refugees and asylum seekers and the support that’s available at the University and within the city.


Staff Summer Party 2022

Tuesday 14 June 2022

To thank you for your hard work, the Vice-Chancellor would like to invite you to a staff party.


CITY College leaders visit York to celebrate collaboration

Saturday 4 June 2022

Senior leaders from CITY College, University of York Europe Campus in Greece, will visit the University this week, from Monday 6 June to Thursday 9 June, to celebrate our joint collaborations over the past year.


Active Lives Survey - shape Sport at York

Friday 27 May 2022

Simply complete the short survey to be in with a chance of winning a £350 gift card.


Access to buildings over extended Bank Holiday

Thursday 26 May 2022

Over the extended Bank Holiday (Thursday 2 and Friday 3 June), most buildings will be closed.


Design for new Student Centre agreed

Tuesday 24 May 2022

Following a design competition, the university has selected a partnership between UK based architects ADP and O’Donnell + Tuomey as the designers for the new Student Centre.


Career development resources launch

Tuesday 24 May 2022

Do you want to develop yourself and grow your career at the University?


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