Winter Holidays with YI


Congratulations on making it through the fall term and best wishes for the holiday season!  York International has prepared this page to support you during the winter break no matter where you are in the world.

Note that York University will be closed between Thursday, December 24, 2020 and Wednesday, January 6, 2021.

Emergency Contacts
  • On-campus: +1-416-736.5333
  • Off-campus: 9-1-1
  • Off-campus non-emergency or anyone calling from outside of Canada: +1-416-808-2222
Mental Wellness Student Support  Keep Me Safe
Covid-19 Updates  YU Better Together
YorkU’s Online Self-Serve Tools  My Online Services

Holiday Season Community

York International Holiday Activities

Join fellow students for the Winter Holiday Gala and fun virtual activities to stay connected to the York community.

Travel Advisories

Are you thinking of travelling over the holidays? Stay informed about non-essential travel on the YU Better Together travel updates page

What's Happening in the City?

Safely enjoy the magic of Toronto with these social distancing friendly events and activities found on our city page.

Essential Information

Immigration Considerations

Get useful information on your immigration status and what you need to know about your study permit during covid.

Quarantine Planning

Find out all you need to know about York's quarantine plan on our quarantine information page. 

Holiday Blogposts

Beating the
Winter Blues 

Is the cold weather making you feel down? Read these blog tips on staying positive. 

Virtual Holidays with Family & Friends

Get some tips on spending the holidays with family and friends.  

Holiday Movies & Entertainment

The engagement team offers ideas for Fun and Entertainment over the break.