Accessibility statement

Opening times

Term-time opening times

Monday - Friday, 10:00 - 17:00

Careers and Placements is closed on public holidays.

All Careers staff are out of the office during dates when the University is closed (eg public holidays). As a result, we are unable to answer emails, any online queries and telephone calls at these times. All enquiries will be handled once the University re-opens.

Careers appointments

Appointment times run Monday - Friday during term time:

  • 10:00 - 12:30
  • 13:00 - 15:00

Appointment times may vary on occasion.

See our Appointments page for more information. Book via Handshake.

Careers drop-in is also available Monday - Friday, 11:00 - 13:00 during term-time. No appointment necessary.


Easter vacation opening times 2023*

20 March to 14 April (inclusive)

Open 10am to 4pm

Monday to Thursday (see exceptions below)


  • Every Friday
  • Wednesday 29 March (staff training)
  • Monday 10 April (public holiday)

Enquiries received during University closure dates (Friday 7 and Monday 10 April) will be answered once Careers and Placements re-opens.

*times subject to change - please check before visiting.



We are open online 24/7

The Careers and Placements Building is open Monday - Thursday, 10:00 - 16:00


Every Friday and all public holidays (additional closures may be necessary for other reasons, such as staff training).

Check the opening times page for any additional closures, particularly before visiting the building.

Appointments will be conducted via Zoom. When you've booked an appointment, look out for the invite in your appointment confirmation and be ready to join at the appointment start time. Please check the camera and sound on your laptop or computer before your appointment. 

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Contact details

Careers and Placements, Harewood Way, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD

  • Tel: 01904 322685
  • Email: Students and York graduates can contact us via Careers Gateway
  • Employers - please see our employer pages for further information