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News in 2016

Graduation reminder

Wednesday 21 December 2016

Graduating January 2017? Make sure you have everything you need - deadline to order gowns is 4 January 2017.

The Coal Authority: Managing the legacy of coal mining

Wednesday 7 December 2016

Come along to the York Society of Engineers lecture on The Coal Authority, our final open lecture of 2016. Thursday 8 December 2016, 7.30pm, P/L/002.

Freshers' Survey extended deadline

Wednesday 7 December 2016

The deadline for completing the Freshers' Survey has been extended to Sunday 11 December. Check your email for the link and tell us about your first term.

Christmas vacation arrangements

Thursday 1 December 2016

Find out about Christmas campus events and opening times for local and university services over the holidays; download the Graduate Student Association's Christmas vacation arrangements booklet.

Field Lane footpath diversions

Wednesday 30 November 2016

Please follow the footpath diversions for the development near the Field Lane entrance for Heslington East.

Lost wedding photos

Wednesday 30 November 2016

Have you found 128Gb memory disk containing original wedding photographs? A reward has been offered for their return.

Open lectures in week 10

Friday 25 November 2016

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.

Free high visibility vests and lights

Thursday 24 November 2016

Come to the Student Union building, Wednesday 30 November 2016, 12.00pm to 2.00pm to collect safety gear for cycling and running at night.

YorkTalks 2017 • Wednesday 11 January

Wednesday 23 November 2016

From dirty bombs to Dickens, from food waste to fertility and much more. Join us for 15 minute, bite-size insights into research by academics across the University.

International Study Centres drop-in

Monday 21 November 2016

Come to the International Study Centres drop-in to find out about short summer courses you can take around the world.

Open lectures in week 9

Friday 18 November 2016

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.

Being Human: Recreating the sounds of 16th century York

Thursday 17 November 2016

Experience an installation of the sounds of 16th century York at Bedern Hall, beginning with a lecture from Dr Mariana Lopez, Friday, 18 November, 7.30pm.

Keep calm: Yoga in the Evening

Wednesday 16 November 2016

Join Mind Your Head for a free yoga session, to breathe, reset, and stretch. 17 November 2016, 6.00pm-7.00pm, W/135.

Apply for the York Award

Monday 14 November 2016

Come along to the York Award (Graduating 2017) workshop on Tuesday 15 November to find out more about how to apply.

Free online courses

Friday 11 November 2016

Want to know how to use chemistry to make the most delicious coffee? Or how to avoid social media pitfalls?

Free cycle safety gear

Monday 7 November 2016

Claim your free slap wraps, high vis vests, and bike lights!

Freshers' Survey

Sunday 6 November 2016

Calling all first years: how was your experience of settling into York?

Open Lectures in week 7

Friday 4 November 2016

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.

Where will you live next year?

Friday 4 November 2016

On or off campus? Get advice on where to live next year.

Are you eligible for a York Bursary?

Wednesday 2 November 2016

Students who think they are eligible for a York Bursary should contact Student Financial Support.

Big political names come to York

Wednesday 2 November 2016

Into politics? John McDonnell and Keir Starmer are in York next week for two fascinating events.

Bus changes consultation

Wednesday 2 November 2016

Give your feedback on what First Bus should implement once the Unibus 44 service is withdrawn in December.

Open lectures in week 6

Friday 28 October 2016

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.

College and NUS elections

Thursday 27 October 2016

Nominate yourself (or someone you know) for an NUS or college role!

University Challenge

Tuesday 25 October 2016

Apply to be a part of York's next University Challenge team!

Budding photographer?

Sunday 23 October 2016

Tweet us your snowy campus pics for the chance of it appearing on our official Christmas card!

Want to see the world?

Saturday 22 October 2016

Attend the Global Opportunities Fair on Tuesday.

Open Lectures in week 5

Friday 21 October 2016

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.

Feeling homesick?

Wednesday 19 October 2016

Read physics student Emma's blog post on how to beat homesickness.

Russell Group Postgraduate Study Roadshow

Tuesday 18 October 2016

Find out more about postgraduate study and win one of two £1,000 bursaries.

Student partnership consultation reminder

Tuesday 18 October 2016

What should the uni provide and do for you?

Light up and be seen

Tuesday 18 October 2016

Cyclists - claim your free high-visibility vest or 'slap wrap' arm reflector.

Free bike doctor sessions this term

Sunday 16 October 2016

Register your bike and sort out any problems.

Open Lectures in week 4

Friday 14 October 2016

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.

Unibus service 44 withdrawal

Thursday 13 October 2016

The Unibus service 44 will no longer operate after Sunday 4 December.

Get paid to be an International Student Ambassador

Wednesday 12 October 2016

Apply now to help prospective international students find out more about life at York.

Graduate Recruitment and Internships Fairs

Tuesday 11 October 2016

Get ahead with career thinking and applications.

Stay river safe

Monday 10 October 2016

Stay safe around water.

Student Partnership Agreement Consultation

Monday 10 October 2016

Ask what your University can do for you AND what you can do for your University.

Open Lectures in week 3

Monday 10 October 2016

Find out something new at our free Open Lectures - everyone welcome.

York GeekFest 2016

Sunday 9 October 2016

York's best pop-culture and comic convention is back on campus.

York Award trophy awarded to James College

Thursday 6 October 2016

Does James College have the most proactive students?

Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon 2016

Tuesday 4 October 2016

Bus changes and road closures are in place at the weekend.

Nestle UK CEO on campus next week

Tuesday 4 October 2016

Rare opportunity to hear from CEO of an international company.

YuCall fundraisers wanted

Tuesday 4 October 2016

Paid fundraising positions available with the University.

Learn about something new

Friday 30 September 2016

Our new season of free Open Lectures is starting.

How NOT to fall for a phishing scam

Thursday 29 September 2016

Phishing attacks are more prevalent at the start of term - would you be able to spot one?

Student loan drop-in sessions

Thursday 29 September 2016

Questions about your student loan?

Family fun on campus

Tuesday 27 September 2016

A great opportunity to meet other students with families.

Freshers' Week 2016

Tuesday 27 September 2016

Where to find what's on this week.

Discount bus tickets promotion

Thursday 22 September 2016

Until Sunday 23 October, discounts are available with the First Bus Yorkey Card.

York named safest campus in England and Wales

Thursday 22 September 2016

The Complete University Guide says we offer “the perfect combination of safe surroundings and excellent education.”

Student finance phishing warning

Wednesday 21 September 2016

Beware an email claiming to offer "educational grants".

Student Mental Ill-health Task Group

Thursday 5 May 2016

Message from the Vice-Chancellor

Writing Week

Tuesday 9 February 2016

Writing Week offers you the opportunity to help yourself with a variety of workshops and drop-in sessions to hone or learn new skills and develop your writing.