Visit York University

Take an Undergraduate Campus Tour

Why Should I Visit? 

Before deciding on a college or university, you want to make sure it's a good fit. Visiting campus is the best way to find that out. We can tell you how beautiful the brick buildings are or describe the family environment of our university, but that's nothing compared to experiencing it for yourself. Just one word of caution, if you do come for a visit -- there's a good chance you'll like it here! 

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Personalized Visit

 Our most popular choice, schedule a personalized visit just for you! Meet professors in your area of choice, tour campus, meet financial aid and more.

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Panther Days

Weekend event held in the fall designed for a group prospective students to meet professors and tour campus. 

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Performing Arts Weekend

Weekend event held in the spring designed for a group prospective students especially interested in performing arts. 

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Tour Campus
Meet Professors
Talk to Coaches or Directors

 

 

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Virtual Campus Tour

Not able to visit in person? Check out our 360 Virtual Campus Tour to learn more about our campus. 

Take A VIrtual Tour

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City of York

Our home in York, Nebraska provides a small-town feel in a close-knit, supportive community. ​From the unique brick streets to warm smiles from locals -- we love it here and we think you will too!

Explore York

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Learn More About YU

YU has so much for you to discover. SInce 1890, we have been educating students while providing an enriching experience that fosters spiritual growth. 

Facts About YU

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Campus Address

1125 E. 8TH ST. YORK, NE 68467

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Campus Tour FAQs

Click on the link below to pick out a day that works best for your campus visit. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the admissions office
​(402) 363-5627

We highly recommend visiting when classes are in session (end of Aug-end of April). There is much more to do and see when students are here. But if summer is the only time that works in your schedule, we'll still have lots of campus visit slots open. Wondering if a date will work for you? Reach out to your enrollment counselor to see. 

We also suggest avoiding visits during certain school holidays as faculty/staff availability can be limited. These dates for 2022-2023 include:
  • May 29, 2023 (Memorial Day)
  • July 4, 2023 (Independence Day)
  • Sept 4, 2023 (Labor Day)

During the school year, our campus visits begin at 9:15 a.m. During the summer, our campus visits start at 10:00 a.m. 

One of our enrollment counselors will be your personal guide for the day and your schedule will be customized to include the items you care about most.  Visits range from just a few hours to a full day depending on what you've selected. Those planning on trying out for a sport should plan on a full day.  When you set up your visit, you can choose to include the following activities:

  • Tour Campus
  • Meet with Financial Aid
  • Attend our Daily Gathering
  • Enjoy a Meal in the Cafeteria
  • Meet with a Faculty Member
  • Talk with a Coach or Director 
  • Tryout for a Sport (based on coach availability)
  • Audition for University Singers (choir) (Seniors only unless arranged with Director)
  • See Campus Residence Halls

Once your schedule is ready, it will be emailed to you 24-48 hours prior to your visit date. If you need to make changes to your schedule contact your enrollment counselor.

There are several area hotels that offer special rates to families visiting York University as well as several lodging rentals available. For a full list, please visit our accommodations page

 

 

Accepted Incoming Students

Orientation: GENESIS

Following move-in, incoming students will attend Genesis New Student Orientation prior to the start of the fall semester. At Genesis, students will familiarize themselves with campus, engage with faculty and staff and take care of the necessary preparations for being a York University student. 

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