This Week @ York for Week of January 7, 2019


  • Remediation Reminders:

    • The last date to drop Fall/Winter 2017-2018 full-year or Winter 2018 term courses without academic penalty is Thursday, January 10.
    • The last date to apply for the Tuition Credit Opportunity from dropped Fall/Winter 2017-2018 and Winter 2018 courses is Wednesday, January 16.

Money Matters

  • IMPORTANT DATE! Fees for Winter undergraduate course enrolments are due Thursday, January 10.

Health & Wellness

  • Engage in an important conversation about well-being at York by registering for the second Well-being Summit in the Conference Centre of the Second Student Centre, Thursday, January 10, 1 to 4pm. Registration required.

  • York’s Mental Health and Wellness Student Initiative Fund supports innovative and inclusive student-led initiatives through $1000 grants to five registered student clubs to support an initiative that fosters positive mental health and well-being among York students. Completed applications are due on Thursday, January 24.

Athletics & Recreation

  • Show your #HeartOfALion by registering for the Subway Series home game. The Men’s and Women’s basketball teams host the University of Toronto Varsity Blues this Friday, January 11, 6pm and 8pm, Tait Mackenzie Centre. You’ll receive a free meal, a free York Lions gift, a ticket to the games and TTC fare for the ride home!

  • The men’s and women’s basketball teams will also be hosting the Ryerson Rams on Saturday, January 12, 6pm and 8pm, Tait Mackenzie Centre.

  • The women’s hockey team will be hosting the Laurier Golden Hawks on Saturday, January 12, 7pm, Canlan Ice Sports.

York Pride

  • Employment Opportunity - Residence Life is hiring Dons for the 2019-2020 school year. Applications are due Wednesday, January 9.

Careers Support

  • Meet a variety of employers to learn about career opportunities at the Winter Career Fair on Thursday, January 17, 10am to 3pm at the Second Student Centre. Be sure to check out the full list of over 80 employers and their profiles to learn about positions they’re recruiting for and how to apply.

  • Global Internships Information Session. Thinking about an internship abroad? Find out more Monday, January 7, 3 to 4pm, 242 York Lanes


  • Workshop: Starting Off Strong. Learning Skills Services wants to help you discover tools, tips and strategies to get you started on the right path to achieving your academic goals. Wednesday, January 9, 11am to 12pm, Sound and Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124.

  • Workshop: Secrets of Academic Success. Tuesday, January 8, 2:30 to 3:30pm, Sound and Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124.

Out & About On Campus

Worth Repeating

  • Is there a staff member that has gone above and beyond to help you succeed? If you have not already done so, nominate a staff member you know who is making an important impact at York for the President’s 2018 Staff Recognition Awards. Nominations close on Tuesday, January 15, 2019.