University of York Graduate Students' Association: Postgraduate welcome week events

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Postgraduate welcome week events

Monday 23 rd September

Ticket and Wristband Collection

  • 11:00 am–4:00 pm
  • Wentworth Reception or GSA Offices in Vanbrugh

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Welcome Tour

  • Free
  • 1:00 pm
  • Wentworth Reception

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Welcome Tour

  • 3:00 pm
  • Wentworth Reception

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Mature Student Coffee Meet-up

  • Free
  • 5:00 pm–7:00 pm
  • Vanbrugh Senior Common Room

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Sports Session: Netball

  • Free
  • 5:30 pm–6:30 pm
  • York Sports Centre

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Tuesday 24 th September

Official Postgraduate Welcome Talk – 12:00

  • Free
  • 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
  • Central Hall

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Postgraduate Info Fair

  • Free
  • 1:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • Exhibition Centre

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Campus Tours

  • Free
  • 2:00 pm
  • Central Hall

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Sports Session: Squash

  • Free
  • 4:40 pm–6:00 pm
  • York Sports Centre

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Cocktails, Casino and Jazz Mixer

  • £4 or free with the wristband
  • 8:00 pm–12:00 am
  • Kennedy's, City Centre

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Board Games Café on Campus

  • £3
  • 8:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • Spring Lane Building

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Wednesday 25 th September

Campus Tours

  • Free
  • 10:00 am
  • Central Hall

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International Talks

  • Free
  • 10:00 am–1:00 pm
  • Central Hall

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Campus Tours

  • Free
  • 2:00 pm
  • Central Hall

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Thursday 26 th September

Campus Tours

  • Free
  • 10:00 am
  • Central Hall

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City Tours

  • Free
  • 1:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • Campus Info Centre at 1:00pm or Spurriergate Centre in City Centre at 1:20pm

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Sports Session: Badminton

  • Free
  • 5:00 pm–6:00 pm
  • York Sports Centre

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Sports Session: Volleyball

  • Free
  • 5:30 pm–6:30 pm
  • York Sports Centre

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City Bar Crawl

  • £4 or free with the wristband
  • 8:00 pm–12:00 am
  • SPARK

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Cosy Night on campus

  • £5
  • 8:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • V/045, Vanbrugh College

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Friday 27 th September

York Graduate Research School induction

  • 10:00 am–12:00 pm
  • Berrick Saul Building

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Afternoon Tea with GSA Officers

  • Free
  • 2:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • V/044

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Saturday 28 th September

Trip to Harrogate/Knaresborough

  • £8
  • 9:00 am–5:00 pm
  • Meet outside YUSU building

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Escape Room – Saturday

  • £5 per person
  • 10:00 am–4:00 pm
  • GSA Office, Vanbrugh College

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Sports Session: Basketball

  • Free
  • 11:00 am–12:00 pm
  • York Sports Centre

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Sports Session: Tennis

  • Free
  • 1:00 pm–2:00 pm
  • York Sports Centre

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Family Afternoon

  • Free
  • 2:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • James Hall, James College

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Comedy Night

  • £4 or free with the wristband
  • 8:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • Exhibition Centre

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Sunday 29 th September

Escape Room – Sunday

  • £5
  • 10:00 am–4:00 pm
  • GSA Office, Vanbrugh College

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Sports Session: Football

  • Free
  • 7:00 pm–8:00 pm
  • York Sports Centre

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Welcome Ceilidh (Scottish Group Dancing)

  • £4 or free with the wristband
  • 8:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • Ron Cooke Hub

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Monday 30 th September

Network Week: Speed Networking

  • 2:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • D/L/047

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Network Week: Pub Quiz!

  • 8:00 pm–12:00 am
  • Courtyard

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Tuesday 1 st October

Network Week: Scavenger Hunt

  • 12:00 am
  • Vanbrugh Senior Common Room

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Network Week: LGBTQ Coffee and Cocktails

  • 7:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • Micklegate Social

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Wednesday 2 nd October

Network Week: Rowntree Park and Reading Cafe Wellbeing Event

  • 12:30 am–3:00 pm
  • Vanbrugh Reception

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Network Week: Masters Karaoke

  • 8:00 pm–12:00 am
  • Roman Bath Pub

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Thursday 3 rd October

Network Event: Bookshop Trail

  • 11:00 am–3:00 pm
  • King's Manor

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Durgotsav/Navaratri/Dussera celebration

  • 6:30 pm–9:00 pm
  • Ron Cooke Hub

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Friday 4 th October

Network Week: Language Exchange Cafe

  • 2:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • Vanbrugh Arms

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Saturday 5 th October

Network Week: Snickelway Tour

  • Free
  • 2:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • Clifford's Tower

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