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Visit York College

Let us show you around our campus, introduce you to future classmates and answer all of your questions.

The best thing about college visits is seeing a college campus in person to get a fantastic sense of whether it is the right fit. We strongly believe you'll leave your York College visit with a great understanding of what makes us unique and how we can fit into your vision for college and a career.

Tour campus, ask students questions, attend a class, meet professors, discuss financial aid options, and so much more. From the moment you set foot on campus, you'll feel the difference. But you have to take that first step — registering for a campus visit.

We're ready for you to join the Spartan family.

If you have questions about this information or an upcoming event, please contact us at 717.849.1600 or admissions@ycp.edu. Thank you 

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Upcoming Visit Opportunities

From program-specific days to open house, we have great events that give you insight into York College.

getting the mostout of your visit

  • Information Sessions and Campus Tours

    Pick a Date for Your Information Session and Campus Tour

    We'd love to welcome you to our beautiful College in York, Pennsylvania. Our daily informational sessions consist of an overview of the college from our Admissions Team. A student ambassador will also show you around campus and answer questions about what your life will be like as a Spartan, from playing varsity or club sports to living in a residence hall.

    Admissions Tip: If you think York College is right for you, apply before your visit! It gives our counselors much more information to help answer your questions when you arrive!

    Earn $1,000 toward your tuition at York! As a new first-year college student, you can earn FREE MONEY toward your cost of attendance by visiting campus before January 15, 2023! This $1,000 grant is available to all first-year students enrolling for the Fall 2023 semester who attend an on-campus visit or event. Virtual events are excluded. 
     
    Already visited over the summer? No worries! We're extending this grant to students who visited campus on or after June 1, 2022. Just contact our Financial Aid Office at financialaid@ycp.edu for more information.

    In-Person Information Sessions & Campus Tours | August - December

    • Monday | 10:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., & 3:00 p.m.
    • Tuesday | 1:00 p.m.
    • Wednesday | 10:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m.
    • Thursday | 10:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m.
    • Friday | 10:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., & 3:00 p.m.
    • Saturday | 9:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.

    Virtual Information Sessions 

    • Thursday | 3:00 p.m.
    If you have questions, please reach out to the Admissions Office at admissions@ycp.edu and your admissions counselor will reach out to you.
  • Transfer Visits

    Visit campus and see why transfers thrive at York College

    The best way to get to know York College is to visit, and the perfect day for you to do that is one of our transfer specific events. Join us for a special day designed especially for transfer students. Get a transfer-centric perspective on admissions, credits, aid, and scholarships.  An optional tour of the campus is offered after the Transfer Tuesday presentation.  We can't wait to see you on campus! We help you feel at home, from day one.

    Check out our Transfer Resource Center for more information about what we do for transfers. We have two different sessions available each Tuesday. One will be held on campus, and the other virtually. 

    On Campus: 

    • Tuesday | 11:00 a.m.

     

    Register below!

     



  • Graduate Visits

    Graduate Visits

    Upcoming Events:

    Graduate Information Session (Virtual)

  • Major Specific Information Sessions

    Pick a Date for Your Information Session

    Kinsley School Of Engineering, Sciences And Technology Tours: Tuesday | 10:00 a.m.

    • This is an on-campus experience designed specifically for students interested in our programs from the Kinsley School of Engineering, Sciences and Technology. During this personalized visit, you will have the opportunity to tour the Kinsley Engineering and Civil Engineering Centers, Naylor Ecological Science Building, or science labs, meet with faculty, and learn more about your program of interest!

    Nursing On-Campus Experience: Wednesday | 1:00 p.m. 

    • This information session is geared towards students who are interested in our Nursing program at York College. During this session students will have the opportunity to tour main campus and hear more about our nursing program directly from the York College Nursing Department.

    Graham School Of Business On-Campus Experience: Thursday | 1:00 p.m.

    • Are you interested in a program housed in the Graham School of Business? These information sessions are the perfect way to get an inside look at your program of interest as you tour the Willman Business Center, meet with faculty, and learn about our admission process!
  • Campus Twilight Tours

    Pick a Date for Your Twilight Tour

    Twilight Tours: Tours will Run through Thursday, October 13

    Go on a tour of our beautiful 190-acre campus with one of our student ambassadors, while enjoying the cool, evening weather. Our Twilight Tours allow you to get a real feel for York College as classes start to wind down for the day and students become more active around campus. 

    • Thursday | 6:00 p.m.

     

  • Major-Specific Visits & Open Houses for Undergrads
  • Personalized Visit

    Register for a Personalized Visit

    During your visit, you can meet with York College faculty members, sit in on a class, tour lab spaces and special program-specific facilities, dine on campus, meet with your admission counselor and our financial aid team, and much more. This is a day designed by you, for you! 

YOUR GUIDE TOGETTING HERE

York College is located in York, PA in the heart of the jobs-rich mid-Atlantic. We are just 45 minutes from Harrisburg, 1 hour from Baltimore, 2 hours from Washington D.C. and Philadelphia, 3.5 hours from New York City, Pittsburgh, and Richmond, and 4 hours from Long Island! For directions, go to Campus Map, click on any building and then click on "Directions"!

Contact Us
Admissions Office
Miller Administration Building, 111
Phone: 717.849.1600
admissions@ycp.edu
Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Meet our Admissions team

Check out our upcoming visit opportunities!