News in 2018

Appointing our next Vice-Chancellor and President

Posted on Friday 14 December 2018

We are now actively recruiting for our new Vice-Chancellor.

Christmas on campus

Posted on Monday 3 December 2018

Find out about Christmas events on campus and opening times for local and university services over the holidays.

Intern of the Year

Posted on Friday 30 November 2018

Poppy Aston, a final year English and History student, has been awarded Intern of the Year for her work over the summer with Global market leader TSYS.

York Science Conference 2019

Posted on Wednesday 28 November 2018

Join us at the York Science Conference, to discover exciting developments in the sphere of science, technology and engineering.

Taking the University home

Posted on Sunday 25 November 2018

You may be leaving campus for the holiday, but you'll still be able to access lots of our services wherever you are.

Come to YorkTalks 2019

Posted on Tuesday 20 November 2018

Ever wondered about the breadth and depth of research going on at the University?

Explore your archives

Posted on Sunday 18 November 2018

Add value to your assignments and research by exploring the unique resources, only available here at York, relating to a wide range of academic subjects, held on campus in our archives.

Gender differences in mental health, the flu pandemic, human rights

Posted on Friday 16 November 2018

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

Campus Intern of the Year

Posted on Friday 16 November 2018

Elizabeth Holling has been recognised as Campus Intern of the Year for her dedication to her summer internship within the University of York's Department of English.

Have you ever applied for exceptional circumstances?

Posted on Wednesday 14 November 2018

We're looking for your views on the process.

If it's broke, fix it!

Posted on Sunday 11 November 2018

If something goes wrong with your laptop or PC, IT Services can help you to get it sorted. They work with Jennings, a local company, to provide a laptop and computer repair service.

Have Your Say

Posted on Tuesday 6 November 2018

Our annual student surveys are a great opportunity for you to give us your feedback and comments about your time at York - and a chance to win a £50 voucher.

Boost your skillset

Posted on Sunday 4 November 2018

As you progress through your studies, you'll need to develop a new set of academic, digital, and information skills. Central services like the Library and IT Services are here to help.

Ask us for MoreBooks

Posted on Thursday 1 November 2018

Tell us which books you'd like us to buy for the Library between 5 and 18 November this term.

Thinking about a Masters?

Posted on Thursday 1 November 2018

Find out what postgraduate study is really like by signing up to our student buddy scheme.

Everything you wanted to know about postgraduate study

Posted on Wednesday 31 October 2018

Discover postgraduate study at the University of York with advice from the experts - our current Masters students!

Saving you money on software

Posted on Sunday 28 October 2018

As a student here, you can get lots of different software packages for your own computer either free or at a discount.

The secrets of sleep

Posted on Monday 22 October 2018

How does sleep support mental and physical health and help you maximise your academic performance?

E(asy) printing

Posted on Sunday 21 October 2018

You don't need to be sat at a computer to print. EPrint lets you email or upload documents, giving you an easy way to print from tablets or mobile phones to the University printers.

Black Liberation Flag Raising

Posted on Friday 19 October 2018

All are welcome to attend this event to celebrate Black History Month.

Human rights, crime, welfare stigma, and Islamic art

Posted on Friday 19 October 2018

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

Free bike doctor sessions in Autumn Term

Posted on Wednesday 17 October 2018

Register your bike and sort out any problems.

Protect your stuff

Posted on Sunday 14 October 2018

Thieves target campus. Protect your things by taking them to this week's property marking session.

Recommended reading

Posted on Sunday 14 October 2018

Your lecturers work with the Library to ensure that you have access to reading lists for your course. Find your lists to access a host of useful features.

Global political co-operation, AIDS research, Black History

Posted on Friday 12 October 2018

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

National Student Housing Survey now open

Posted on Friday 12 October 2018

Whether you live on or off-campus, the National Student Housing Survey is your opportunity to let us know what you think about your accommodation.

Black History Month 2018

Posted on Wednesday 10 October 2018

The theme for Black History Month 2018 is 'Celebrating Great Black British Achievers'.

Library & IT tips

Posted on Sunday 7 October 2018

Second and third year students share their top study tips so that you can get a head start!

Brexit, sustainability, global health, women's rights

Posted on Friday 5 October 2018

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

World Mental Health Day 2018

Posted on Wednesday 3 October 2018

Come along to events and activities to mark World Mental Health Day on Wednesday 10 October 2018.

Masters students: be a buddy

Posted on Monday 1 October 2018

Help others follow in your footsteps.

Yorkshire Marathon 2018

Posted on Sunday 30 September 2018

No visitor vehicle access to Campus West over the weekend of 13/14 October 2018.

Bit phishy?

Posted on Sunday 30 September 2018

At this time of year, we see a lot of email scams. Make sure that your information (and your money) is safe by learning to spot what's suspicious.

Could you make a difference for students?

Posted on Friday 28 September 2018

Nominate yourself to be a Course Rep.

Scandal, messy science, art and medicine

Posted on Friday 28 September 2018

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

Protecting listed features on campus

Posted on Thursday 27 September 2018

When we plan the development of our campus, we are mindful of protecting buildings and other features that we - and other groups - see as important.

Join our Student Content team

Posted on Wednesday 26 September 2018

Do you enjoy writing, making videos and using social media? Would you like to gain paid work experience that's flexible and manageable with your studies?

Stay river safe

Posted on Saturday 22 September 2018

Keep yourself and others safe around York's rivers.

Welcome to your Library

Posted on Thursday 20 September 2018

Our Library offers everything you'd expect - books, desks, wifi, advice - and quite a lot you wouldn't expect. The three minute video tour is a great starting point for all students.

Need IT support?

Posted on Tuesday 18 September 2018

As the new term starts, the Library and IT Help Desk should be your first port of call for any IT questions or problems.

Welcome new postgraduates!

Posted on Monday 17 September 2018

Find out what you need to know to help you settle in.

Interested in the technology industry?

Posted on Thursday 6 September 2018

Hear from experts and experience emerging technologies first hand at the York Technology Conference on Wednesday 30 January, 9.30am - 5pm.

Get Cycling Roadshow event

Posted on Thursday 6 September 2018

As part of the Sustainable September initiative the roadshow will include Bike Doctor, bike demos and bike powered smoothies.

Changes to bus timetables and fares

Posted on Tuesday 4 September 2018

In May, First York changed bus services between the University, the city centre, and the railway station. Both staff and students expressed concerns about these changes. Since then we have been working with First to review services, taking into account your feedback.

Improve your language skills

Posted on Monday 3 September 2018

Ever wanted to learn another language or take your language skills to the next level? Now's your chance.

Postgraduates leaving the University in September

Posted on Sunday 2 September 2018

If you’re a postgraduate leaving us this autumn, please remember to return all your Library items and pay any charges by Sunday 7 October 2018.

Fairhurst kitchen is now a permanent fixture!

Posted on Thursday 9 August 2018

Following a successful trial period, the kitchen for student use in the Library’s Fairhurst building has now been made permanent.

Summer IT room maintenance

Posted on Monday 16 July 2018

Find out which IT rooms will be closed whilst we carry out routine maintenance.

Summer vacation bus timetable

Posted on Thursday 28 June 2018

First have released the reduced timetable for the 66 and the 66A for the summer vacation.

Updating student printing

Posted on Tuesday 19 June 2018

From Tuesday 3 July, we're updating student printing with a new, simpler system, and new devices in most areas. You'll be able to print throughout, but some printers will be unavailable while we carry out the work.

Paid opportunities for postgraduates to support access to education

Posted on Wednesday 13 June 2018

Course Assistants required to support the delivery of an online course that encourages wider access to postgraduate study.

Summer internships in Digital Civics for disabled students

Posted on Tuesday 12 June 2018

Applications are open for internships based at Newcastle University.

Free English lessons over the summer

Posted on Monday 11 June 2018

Free lessons from CELT available until Thursday 12 July 2018.

Yorkshire Universities Sports Awards 2018

Posted on Monday 11 June 2018

The University of York has had three nominees for the awards, which included winners, Helena Mullineaux and the White Rose Head event.

Secure your bike for the summer

Posted on Wednesday 6 June 2018

Going away for the summer? Make sure we know about your bike if you leave it behind.

Teaching Excellence Framework

Posted on Wednesday 6 June 2018

We are pleased to announce that the University of York has been awarded a Gold rating in The Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).

Obesity, faith, education and social justice

Posted on Friday 1 June 2018

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

Apply now to be an Open Day steward

Posted on Wednesday 30 May 2018

Inspire the next generation of York students at our June/July events.

Fancy studying in a Commonwealth country?

Posted on Friday 25 May 2018

Eight fully-funded Masters scholarships available.

How the human brain responds to pain and Caliphs, Popes and Gold

Posted on Friday 25 May 2018

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

Last chance for free coffee and cake

Posted on Wednesday 23 May 2018

The last postgraduate cafe is on Tuesday - chat with current students to find out about further study at York.

York Pride flag raising and March

Posted on Wednesday 23 May 2018

Celebrate York Pride and show your support for the LGBT+ community by attending the rainbow flag raising on Monday 4 June at 1pm. Join in the York Pride march from the Minster 11.15am Saturday 9 June.

Find your strengths

Posted on Monday 21 May 2018

First years: don't forget to confirm your place at your York Strengths Development Day.

Queer beauty, healthy eating, and are books good for you?

Posted on Friday 18 May 2018

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

The Big Green Clean is underway

Posted on Thursday 17 May 2018

Donate your unwanted stuff at the end of term.

Find a new home for your unwanted books

Posted on Monday 14 May 2018

Pass your course books on and raise money for charity.

Changes to your bus times and routes from Sunday 20 May

Posted on Thursday 10 May 2018

Would you like an express bus from York train station to the University of York? We’ve worked with First York to improve the bus service.

Look out for new campus signage

Posted on Thursday 10 May 2018

New signage is being installed on campus over the summer to make navigation easier.

What is a PhD?

Posted on Friday 4 May 2018

Find out at a postgraduate cafe.

TFTV students present Shoot/Get Treasure/Repeat by Mark Ravenhill

Posted on Friday 4 May 2018

Watch a selection of scenes from a play series on war and terror.

Magic realism and a modernist housing scheme

Posted on Friday 4 May 2018

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

Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre launch

Posted on Wednesday 2 May 2018

On Monday 4 June, join an afternoon of activities and debate on interdisciplinary research for development.

Taking a leap of faith for Charlie

Posted on Monday 30 April 2018

Four YUSU sabbatical officers are to leap out of a plane at 15,000 feet to raise money for a cause close to their hearts.

Find out about postgraduate study at York

Posted on Friday 27 April 2018

With free coffee and cake.

Race and crime, reality and madness

Posted on Friday 27 April 2018

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

The student-led Interactive Media Showcase

Posted on Friday 27 April 2018

York's Interactive Media Committee have launched a brand new event showcasing their work and skills.

Free Intercultural Studies Programme

Posted on Thursday 26 April 2018

Centre for Global Programmes are running a three week free Intercultural Studies Programme for York students.

The H-bar: An evening of Science Cabaret

Posted on Wednesday 25 April 2018

Join York students and staff for a night of rapid-fire science entertainment.

How to approach writing a dissertation

Posted on Monday 23 April 2018

A new series of lectures to help you understand the research process.

Top tips for study and exam success

Posted on Monday 23 April 2018

How to make Summer Term a more pleasant and productive experience.

Brain food, human rights, and online privacy

Posted on Friday 20 April 2018

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

Digital Creativity Week: Culture, communication and creativity

Posted on Thursday 19 April 2018

This event will explore archival material and consider connections between dialect, objects, and places in a creative way, culminating in a new digital creation.

Free bike doctor sessions this term

Posted on Tuesday 17 April 2018

Register your bike and sort out any problems.

Reminder for finalists: Give your feedback in the NSS

Posted on Monday 16 April 2018

The National Student Survey (NSS) closes on Monday 30 April.

Ask us for MoreBooks

Posted on Sunday 15 April 2018

Tell us which books you'd like us to buy for the Library between 23 April and 13 May this term.

Graduating soon?

Posted on Friday 13 April 2018

Find out about postgraduate study at York - with free coffee and cake.

Make a difference to your department

Posted on Friday 13 April 2018

YUSU are recruiting for 2018/19 Department Reps.

Say thank you to your favourite staff member

Posted on Wednesday 11 April 2018

Nominations for YUSU's Excellence Awards are now open.

Have your say about the York Central development

Posted on Tuesday 3 April 2018

York Central is a landmark development on one of the largest city centre brownfield regeneration sites in England.

Take uni home with you

Posted on Wednesday 14 March 2018

Access your work and resources over the vacation.

Research articles available

Posted on Wednesday 14 March 2018

White Rose University Press (WRUP), the consortium between the Universities of York, Sheffield and Leeds, has published the first six articles to the Undergraduate Journal of Politics and International Relations (UJPIR).

Cobra beer and international study, green chemistry, and British Science Week

Posted on Friday 9 March 2018

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

Do you want to become a freelancer or start a business?

Posted on Thursday 8 March 2018

Win cash to make it happen.

The WellFair • Monday 12 March

Posted on Wednesday 7 March 2018

10.00am to 3.00pm • James Dining Hall

Three campus projects - you decide who wins £40K!

Posted on Tuesday 6 March 2018

Vote now to have your say in the Big Alumni Project.

University Mental Health Day 2018

Posted on Tuesday 27 February 2018

Check out campus events and the new University Student Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategy to mark University Mental Health Day this week.

Could you make your mark as a mentor (STYM)?

Posted on Sunday 25 February 2018

Apply now to take part in our Second and Third Year Mentoring Scheme (STYM).

Come to the family fun day this weekend

Posted on Friday 23 February 2018

The YUSU Volunteering Committee has organised a family fun day for all students with children.

YUSU elections: week 7

Posted on Wednesday 21 February 2018

Voting for the Student Union Elections is open and closes on Friday 23 February at 5pm.

Eat happy

Posted on Tuesday 20 February 2018

Cooking together and sharing a meal can do wonders for your mental health - and pocket.

Where would you like to park your bike?

Posted on Monday 19 February 2018

Have your say on potential new cycle parking locations

Office for Students, HeForShe, and Peak Bull***t

Posted on Friday 16 February 2018

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

UniBrass 2018

Posted on Thursday 15 February 2018

This eighth annual UniBrass competition comes to York this Saturday 17 February.

Shape Your Future in Media and more

Posted on Monday 12 February 2018

On 21 February, gain an insight into careers in Media, Arts and Heritage; Non Profit; Environment and Sustainability

Celebration of teaching

Posted on Friday 9 February 2018

Attend the official opening of the Spring Lane Building on Wednesday 21 February with guest speaker, Nicola Dandridge, CEO of the Office for Students.

One Planet Week, LGBT History Month events, and more

Posted on Friday 9 February 2018

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

Mental Illness Awareness Week

Posted on Thursday 8 February 2018

Mind Your Head, a student-led mental health campaign, is holding its annual Mental Illness Awareness Week next week.

One Planet Week - Week 6

Posted on Wednesday 7 February 2018

In the UK we’re typically consuming the resources of three planets when we only have one.

Ask us for MoreBooks

Posted on Monday 5 February 2018

Tell us which books you’d like us to buy for the Library between 12 and 25 February this term.

Right wing populism and Winnicott's magic

Posted on Friday 2 February 2018

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

Applying for a summer internship or graduate job?

Posted on Friday 2 February 2018

An event next week will help you know what to expect when facing interviews and assessment centres.

LGBT History Month

Posted on Thursday 1 February 2018

Events are taking place throughout February to celebrate LGBT History Month.

Upgrading YorSearch

Posted on Tuesday 30 January 2018

The Library are upgrading YorSearch on Tuesday 6 February.

Final years: give your feedback in the NSS

Posted on Sunday 28 January 2018

This year's National Student Survey (NSS) opens to all final year undergraduates on Monday 5 February.

York Residents' Festival, Natalie Bennett, and documenting war crimes

Posted on Friday 26 January 2018

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

Writing Week 2018

Posted on Friday 26 January 2018

Hone or learn new skills and develop your writing through workshops and drop-in sessions in week 6.

York Finance Conference 2018

Posted on Wednesday 24 January 2018

Taking place on 9 February, this conference will equip you with inside knowledge and practical experience for a career in Finance.

Global Week 2018

Posted on Monday 22 January 2018

Eat, drink and be merry.

Summer Opportunities Fair 2018

Posted on Friday 19 January 2018

What are you doing this summer?

YUSU Housing Fair 2018

Posted on Friday 19 January 2018

Find your home for next year.

The Face Race and challenging corporate power

Posted on Friday 19 January 2018

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

Piazza Restaurant launch

Posted on Wednesday 17 January 2018

The brand new Piazza Restaurant is now open.

Tips for beating the winter blues

Posted on Wednesday 17 January 2018

Short, dark days getting you down?

Do you recycle?

Posted on Tuesday 16 January 2018

Is the University doing enough to help you recycle?

Free bike doctor sessions this term

Posted on Monday 15 January 2018

Register your bike and sort out any problems.

Car park restrictions this week

Posted on Monday 15 January 2018

Parking will be restricted in Car Parks South and West this Friday and Saturday.

Artificial intelligence, medieval music, and war nostalgia

Posted on Friday 12 January 2018

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

Samaritan drop-ins come to campus

Posted on Friday 12 January 2018

Added support now available from this anonymous and confidential service.

66 bus route restrictions on Saturday mornings

Posted on Friday 5 January 2018

A new Heslington parkrun 5km route, around York Sport's cycle circuit and Campus East, starts this Saturday.

New student kitchen available in the Library

Posted on Friday 5 January 2018

Due to popular demand, a kitchen is now available to students on a trial basis.