Our Online Open Days are your opportunity to find out more about York, meet our academics, students and support staff and ask any questions you might have.

Contact us

Student Recruitment and Admissions
openday@york.ac.uk

Explore our programme

Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 June 2021

9.00am to 6.30pm (BST)

Our June 2021 open day programme includes live talks from academics, support staff and students on a wide range of subjects. You'll be able to chat online to departments, support staff and students throughout the day too. You don't need to book a place for each talk, just book your open day place and attend as many talks as you like.

Book your place

You won’t need your microphone or camera on. You can sit back, relax and join in on our various talks as you please. If you have any questions, just ask!

Talks schedule

Our departments will be online throughout the weekend. Watch presentations, find out more about each department and get a feel for our courses. Take the opportunity to meet our academics and students, ask questions and find out more about the courses and facilities available to you.

Don’t worry if you’ve not decided what subject to study yet. You can check out as many departments as you like on the day by moving between the different areas of our online event. Make sure to explore and get a feel for what interests you.

Archaeology

  • Saturday 26 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 4.30pm - 5.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 3.30pm - 4.15pm

Biology, Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences

  • Saturday 26 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 1.30pm - 2.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 1.30pm - 2.15pm and 5.30pm - 6.15pm

Chemistry

  • Saturday 26 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 4.30pm - 5.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 2.30pm - 3.15pm

Computer Science

  • Saturday 26 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 5.30pm - 6.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 2.30pm - 3.15pm

Economics

  • Saturday 26 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 5.30pm - 6.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 2.30pm - 3.15pm

Education

  • Saturday 26 June - 1.30pm - 2.15pm and 4.30pm - 5.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 2.30pm - 3.15pm

Electronics and Engineering

  • Saturday 26 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 3.30pm - 4.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm and 5.30pm - 6.15pm

English and Related Literature

  • Saturday 26 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 2.30pm - 3.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 2.30pm - 3.15pm

Environment and Geography

  • Saturday 26 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm and 4.30pm - 5.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 3.30pm - 4.15pm

History

  • Saturday 26 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 3.30pm - 4.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm and 4.30pm - 5.15pm

History of Art

  • Saturday 26 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm and 3.30pm - 4.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm and 5.30pm - 6.15pm

Language and Linguistic Science

  • Saturday 26 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm and 3.30pm - 4.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 3.30pm - 4.15pm

Law

  • Saturday 26 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 3.30pm - 4.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 1.30pm - 2.15pm and 4.30pm - 5.15pm

Management

  • Saturday 26 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm and 4.30pm - 5.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 3.30pm - 4.15pm

Mathematics

  • Saturday 26 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 1.30pm - 2.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm and 5.30pm - 6.15pm

Medicine (through Hull York Medical School - HYMS)

  • Saturday 26 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 3.30pm - 4.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 3.30pm - 4.15pm

Music

  • Saturday 26 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 5.30pm - 6.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 2.30pm - 3.15pm

Natural Sciences

  • Saturday 26 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 5.30pm - 6.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 2.30pm - 3.15pm

Nursing and Midwifery

  • Saturday 26 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 5.30pm - 6.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 4.30pm - 5.15pm

Philosophy

  • Saturday 26 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 1.30pm - 2.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 1.30pm - 2.15pm and 5.30pm - 6.15pm

Physics

  • Saturday 26 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 2.30pm - 3.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 4.30pm - 5.15pm

Politics/International Relations/Global Development

  • Saturday 26 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 2.30pm - 3.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 3.30pm - 4.15pm

Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE)

  • Saturday 26 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm and 4.30pm - 5.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 4.30 - 5.15pm

Psychology

  • Saturday 26 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 2.30pm - 3.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 1.30am - 2.15pm and 5.30pm - 6.15pm

Social Policy, Applied Social Science

  • Saturday 26 June - 10.30am - 11.15am
  • Sunday 27 June - 5.30pm - 6.15pm

Social Work

  • Saturday 26 June - 5.30pm - 6.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm

Social and Political Sciences

  • Saturday 26 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm and 4.30pm - 5.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm and 3.30pm - 4.15pm

Sociology

  • Saturday 26 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 1.30pm - 2.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 4.30pm - 5.15pm

Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media

  • Saturday 26 June - 9.30am - 10.15am and 2.30pm - 3.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 4.30pm - 5.15pm

Our support services will be online throughout the weekend. Find out more about how we support you with presentations and Q&A sessions with our support services staff covering topics such as accommodation, careers, the Student's Union and the college system at York.

Accommodation at York

With all of our accommodation on or very near to campus, you'll be living at the heart of the action. Discover the different types of accommodation options available, let lengths, costs and more.

  • Saturday 26 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm and 5.30pm - 6.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 10.30am - 11.15am and 1.30pm - 2.15pm

Your Students' Union (YUSU)

Find out about how YUSU can assist and entertain you throughout your time at York. Discover the diverse range of student-run activities they offer including societies, sports and volunteering.

  • Saturday 26 June - 1.30pm - 2.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm

Careers and Placements: Developing graduate employability

Whatever your career aspirations, we can help you stand out from the crowd. Come along to these talks to find out more about our award-winning York Futures programme.

  • Saturday 26 June - 1.30pm - 2.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm

Global programmes - Study, work and volunteering opportunities abroad

At York, we aim to provide every student with an opportunity to develop a global perspective whether through study, work or volunteering. Find out more about our study abroad destinations and how to get involved.

  • Saturday 26 June - 2.30pm - 3.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 1.30pm - 2.15pm

The collegiate system at York

The colleges at York will provide you with a network of support, friendship, facilities and a full calendar of events and activities to ease you into university life. Find out more about the college system and ask questions with students and staff.

  • Saturday 26 June - 3.30pm - 4.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 9.30am - 10.15am

Here at York our diverse community is made up by students from over 150 countries. If you’re applying from outside the UK, our international team will be online to take your questions - from immigration advice to settling in to student life in a new country.

International students

We'll help you to settle in and adapt to life studying and living in the UK. Find out more about the dedicated support we offer for international students including immigration advice, support with language, careers advice and student-led societies.

  • Saturday 26 June - 09.30am - 10.15am and 3.30pm - 4.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 11.30am - 12.15pm and 5.30pm - 6.15pm

International student ambassadors - panel discussion

York is a beautiful, historic and unique European city. Our student ambassadors are here to answer your questions and give you an idea of what it's like to live and learn in York.

  • Saturday 26 June - 10.30am - 11.15am
  • Sunday 27 June - 4.30pm - 5.15pm

The international application process

Find out about your study options, our entry requirements and how to apply to York. Our international team will also be able to provide information about short online courses, pre-sessional courses and language skills support.

  • Saturday 26 June - 12.30pm - 1.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 2.30pm - 3.15pm

Fees and funding

Find out about tuition fees, funding options, scholarships and the cost of living in York.

  • Saturday 26 June - 4.30pm - 5.15pm
  • Sunday 27 June - 10.30am - 11.15am

Hear from our students

Want to find out what it's really like living and studying at York? Explore our student blogs. 

Contact us

Student Recruitment and Admissions
openday@york.ac.uk