There are some things you need to know and do before you begin your studies with us.

Work through these activities in order to complete your online induction.

Welcome from the Vice-Chancellor

1. Your Students' Union

Find out what YUSU, your Students' Union, can do for you and what you can get involved in.

2. University life at York

In this short course, work live alongside our college teams to explore how to get the most out of York’s vibrant, global and inclusive student life. You’ll also learn how York’s college system works and what support networks will be available to you.
Course begins: Monday 23 August 2021

Sign up for the University life at York short course

3. York's Learning Community

Learn what to expect when you join our academic community and what teaching, learning and assessment means at York.
Course begins: Monday 6 September 2021

Sign up for York's Learning Community short course

4. How to use the VLE

Yorkshare, our VLE (Virtual Learning Environment), is the online home of your modules. It contains course materials, links to online seminars and lectures, interactive tools for discussion and collaboration, and places to submit assignments. You'll also find other academic skills support. Get to know the basics by watching this video.

5. Consent matters

This module is mandatory for all students and must be completed.

You will need to log in to the VLE to complete this module on sexual consent.

Consent matters module