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Visit York College

Let us show you around our amazing 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

ATTENTION:  We are pleased to welcome non-residents of Pennsylvania on campus. In following the COVID-19 guidelines mandated by the state of Pennsylvania, we require that all non-residents have a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours prior to arriving for your scheduled campus visit. Upon your arrival to campus you will be asked to show a copy of your negative test results.

If you do not have the test results with you upon your arrival you will not be able to participate in any part of the on-campus information session or guided campus tour. 

An aerial view of the York College campus, from sparkling new buildings to tree-lined streets to gleaming athletic fields. Download a transcript of this video.

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

  • Major-Specific Visits & Open Houses for Undergrads

    Major-Specific Visits & Open Houses for Undergraduate Students

    Upcoming Open Houses and Campus Events

    Virtual Spring Open House | April 10

    Virtual Accepted Student Day | April 17

    Upcoming Webinars

    Understanding College Webinar Series

    • Financial Literacy night | Tuesday, December 8 (Recording now available)
    • Academic Possibilities Night | Wednesday, February 24
    • Parent Open house | Tuesday, March 10
  • 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 sessions will begin the week of July 13.

    On Campus: 

    • Tuesday | 11:00 a.m.


    • Tuesday | 3:00 p.m.

    Sign up below!


  • Graduate Visits

    Graduate Visits

    Upcoming Events

    Graduate Information Session | March 17

  • Information Session

    Pick a Date for Your Information Session

    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!

    General Information Sessions | December - January
    • Monday, Wednesday, & Friday | On Campus: 11:00 a.m.
    • Tuesday & Thursday | On Campus: 10:00 a.m.

    Virtual Information Sessions | December - January

    • Tuesday & Thursday | 3:00 p.m.
    Specialty Information Sessions & Campus Tours* | December - January
    • Engineering & Computer Science Information Sessions & Tours: Thursday | On Campus: 11:00 a.m.
    • Nursing On-Campus Experience: Wednesday | On Campus: 1:00 p.m.
    *To sign up for an Engineering and Computer Science Information Session and Tour, click here. 
    **To sign up for a Nursing On-Campus Experience, click here
    If you have questions, please reach out to the Admissions Office at admissions@ycp.edu and your admissions counselor will reach out to you.


  • Athletics and Campus Recreation Info Sessions

    These Virtual Information Sessions are the perfect opportunity to learn more about York’s Department of Athletics & Recreation. During these events we will talk about the recruiting process for intercollegiate athletics, take an in-depth look at the wide range of campus recreation opportunities, and talk to staff from our Athletics Department and Campus Recreation Department.

    There are currently no scheduled sessions

  • Personalized Zoom Visit

    Personalized Zoom Visit

    Each virtual appointment is personalized and designed to give you the opportunity to learn about the different items that are most important to you as part of your college search. During your virtual visit, you will be able to connect with York College faculty members, virtually tour certain facilities, meet with your admissions counselor and our financial assistance team, and much more. This is a day designed by you, for you! 

    If you would like to schedule a Personalized Zoom Visit, contact Nan Noel, Senior Associate Director of Admissions at nnoel@ycp.edu, or 717.815.1769


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
Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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