Accessibility statement

Opening times

Summer vacation opening times

OPEN 10am - 4pm:

Monday 27 June - Thursday 22 September


Every Friday, except 1 July (University Open Day)

Wednesday 6 July, 2.30 - 4pm (staff event)

Wednesday 13 July (staff training)

Tuesday 26 July (staff training)

Monday 29 August (University closure for public holiday)

Online enquiries received during the public holiday will be answered when Careers and Placements re-opens the following working day.  

Careers advice appointments will be available on a reduced basis. Book via Handshake.

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.



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