University of York

University Term Dates

Students are normally required to arrive at University before the beginning of term time in order to register and take part in orientation activities. Listed below are term dates for the current and following academic years:

2016/2017

  • Autumn term: 26 September 2016 - 2 December 2016
  • Spring term: 9 January 2017 - 17 March 2017
  • Summer term: Tuesday 18 April 2017 - 23 June 2017 (term begins on a Tuesday as Easter Monday falls on 17 April)

2017/2018

  • Autumn term: 25 September 2017 - 1 December 2017
  • Spring term: 8 January 2018 - 16 March 2018
  • Summer term: 16 April 2018 - 22 June 2018