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

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Postgraduate welcome week events

Monday 17 th September

GSA Welcome Week Info Stand and Wristband Collection

  • Free
  • 10:00 am–4:00 pm
  • Wentworth College, Campus West

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Mature Student meet up

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

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Campus Tours – 2pm/4pm

  • 2:00 pm–5:00 pm
  • Wentworth College, Campus West

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Airport Collections

  • 11:00 am–3:00 pm

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Welcome Party

  • £5 Entry or FREE with a Welcome Week Wristband
  • 7:00 pm–12:00 am
  • The Courtyard

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Tuesday 18 th September

Official Postgraduate Welcome Talk

  • 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
  • Central Hall

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Postgraduate Info Fair

  • Free
  • 1:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • Hendrix hall, Derwent College, Campus West

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Pancake Party

  • £1
  • 8:00 pm–10:00 pm
  • Vanbrugh Senior Common room

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Campus Tours – 10am/2pm/3pm/4pm

  • free
  • 10:00 am–5:00 pm
  • Central Hall

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Introduction to studying in the UK

  • Free
  • 1:00 pm–2:00 pm
  • Central Hall

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York City Bar Crawl

  • Entry £3.50 or free with wristband
  • 8:00 pm–12:00 am
  • SPARK: York meeting point

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Wednesday 19 th September

Campus Scavenger Hunt

  • Free
  • 1:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • GSA Office, 1st Floor, Vanbrugh College, Campus West

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Campus Tours – 10am/4pm

  • free
  • 10:00 am–11:00 am
  • Central Hall

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Global Cafe: International Tea Party

  • 3:00 pm–5:00 pm
  • Vanbrugh Senior Common Room

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Christian Focus – Guided Tour of York Minster

  • Free (Bring Student ID)
  • 3:15 pm–5:00 pm
  • York Minster

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College Night

  • Free entry / ticketed depending on college
  • 7:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • Various locations

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Thursday 20 th September

City Scavenger Hunt

  • Free
  • 1:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • SPARK: York meeting point

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Campus Tours – 10am/4pm

  • Free
  • 10:00 am–11:00 am
  • Central Hall

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Handbells: Give it a Go!

  • Free
  • 7:30 pm–8:30 pm
  • G/N/045a - James College

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Friday 21 st September

Tea & Cake with the GSA Officers

  • Free
  • 3:00 pm–5:00 pm
  • Vanbrugh Senior Common Room

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Postgraduate Research Student Induction

  • 10:00 am–1:30 pm
  • Berrick Saul Building

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Outdoor Movie night – UPDATE

  • Entry £3.50 or free with wristband
  • 7:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • Greg's Place (V/045 in wet weather conditions)

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Give Darts a Go

  • Free
  • 2:00 pm–5:00 pm
  • Derwent Bar, Derwent College

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Ashtanga Beginners Taster

  • £1.50
  • 4:00 pm–5:00 pm
  • Dixon Drama Studio, Wentworth College

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Saturday 22 nd September

Postgraduate Family meet up

  • Free
  • 2:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • James Dining Hall

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Harrogate & Knaresborough day trip

  • £8 or £5
  • 9:00 am–6:00 pm
  • Harrogate & Knaresborough

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Give it a Go Dao Qi Gong, Breath, Yoga, Meditation & Self Defence

  • Free
  • 10:00 am–11:00 am
  • James Dining Hall

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Welcome Ceilidh

  • Entry £3.50 or free with wristband
  • 8:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • Ron Cooke Hub, Campus East

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Sunday 23 rd September

Sports Taster Sessions

  • Free
  • 1:00 pm–7:00 pm
  • Sports Centre, Heslington West Campus

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Comedy Night

  • Entry £3.50 or free with wristband
  • 8:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • Exhibition Centre, Campus West

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Monday 24 th September

NETWORK WEEK: GSA Pub Quiz

  • £1
  • 8:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • The Courtyard, Derwent College

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Tuesday 25 th September

NETWORK WEEK: Speed Networking

  • Free
  • 1:00 pm–2:00 pm
  • D/L/036

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NETWORK WEEK: LGBTQ Network Cocktail Crawl

  • Free
  • 8:00 pm–12:00 am
  • Evil Eye Bar, Stonegate, City Centre

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Wednesday 26 th September

NETWORK WEEK: Hidden Gems of York Tour

  • Free
  • 1:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • SPARK: York

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NETWORK WEEK: Masters Network Karaoke

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

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Thursday 27 th September

NETWORK WEEK: Global Cafe 2

  • Free
  • 3:00 pm–5:00 pm
  • SLB/004, Spring Lane Building

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NETWORK WEEK: Games Night

  • Free
  • 7:00 pm–10:00 pm
  • SLB/004, Spring Lane Building

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Friday 28 th September

NETWORK WEEK: Cafe Crawl

  • Free
  • 1:00 pm–4:00 pm
  • SPARK: York

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NETWORK WEEK: PhD Film night

  • Free
  • 8:00 pm–10:00 pm
  • D/056

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