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Scott Award art competition

Friday 3 April 2020

The Scott Award Committee has opened up its art competition to staff as well as students.


Supporting students with their mental health and wellbeing

Thursday 2 April 2020

The University recognises that this is a very challenging time for all students.


Home workouts with York Sport

Thursday 2 April 2020

Gym instructors from York Sport have created home workout sessions to help you keep healthy and active.


Supporting remote working with digital tools

Wednesday 1 April 2020

If you are working from home for the first time, the University is providing support for you to learn more about the digital tools that are available.


Additional annual leave for University staff

Wednesday 1 April 2020

As a thank you to University staff, and in recognition of the resilience and community spirit that has enabled the University to respond so well to the unfolding situation, all staff will receive an extra two days annual leave this year. 


Supporting your wellbeing while working remotely

Friday 27 March 2020

Over the past few weeks, you have had to make major adjustments to how you work and live.


Research Excellence Framework updates

Friday 27 March 2020

Research England has announced that REF 2021 is now on hold, delayed until further notice.


Emergency funding for students facing unanticipated financial challenges

Thursday 26 March 2020

With thanks to our community of donors from alumni, friends and supporters of the York Unlimited philanthropic campaign, we have launched an Emergency Student Support Fund (COVID-19).


Coronavirus update: 16 March 2020

Monday 16 March 2020

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Charlie Jeffery, emailed all staff and students to make them aware of a number of developments, including a move to online teaching.


Improving space use and room booking on campus

Thursday 12 March 2020

Do you know that we have over 800 bookable spaces across campus ranging from the smallest meeting room to Central Hall?


It's time to renew your parking permit

Wednesday 11 March 2020

Do you use a University of York staff parking permit?


Online payslip changes

Wednesday 4 March 2020

Following the announcement on Tuesday 11 February regarding the introduction of online payslips, the University-wide rollout has now been moved back by a month to a new date of April 2020.


Tell us how you travel and you could win an iPad

Monday 2 March 2020

At the University, we’re keen to continue improving our travel and transport provision for staff and students. We want to make your travel to and around the campus both enjoyable and accessible.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) update 26 February 2020

Wednesday 26 February 2020

Update on coronavirus - change in guidance for travellers


New storage space available to student societies

Thursday 20 February 2020

Student groups will now be able to apply for storage space in the old Unity Health Building (next to the Exhibition Centre) on Campus West.


Online payslip introduction

Tuesday 11 February 2020

In March the University is looking to introduce a new online payslips system.


Gender equality expertise

Friday 7 February 2020

Find out how the White Rose Gender Equality College could support your Global Development research project.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) update 7 February 2020

Friday 7 February 2020

Updates on Coronavirus, 10.30am and 7pm


Get involved with One Planet Week 2020

Thursday 6 February 2020

One Planet Week is back from 10 to 16 February. There’s a packed list of events, workshops and open lectures to get involved with supporting this year’s theme, Zero Carbon.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) update 4 February 2020

Tuesday 4 February 2020

Update on Coronavirus


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