Welcome to our Virtual Open House
To get the most out of our Virtual Open House, you’ll want to get answers to your burning questions. So before we get started, make a list, then submit them to the presenters at any time. If we do not get to your question during the presentation, we will get back to you via email.
Broadcast Replay program content starts at 37:00
Your Day at a Glance
WelcomeBuckle up for a presentation packed with info and insights from a variety of perspectives. Following a welcome from York College President Dr. Pamela Gunter-Smith, you will hear from senior English student Sophie Barnes. Dr. Michael Thorp, Director of Admission, will then introduce you to the members of our Admissions team, including the Admissions Counselor serving your home town. This is the person who stands ready to guide you through the admissions process.
Admissions and Financial AssistanceWe’ll start by tackling two of the most pressing issues in the college selection process: admissions and financial assistance. Speakers will include Associate Director of Admission Cortnie Amelotte, Assistant Director of Transfer Admission, Erica Schieler, and Assistant Director of Financial Assistance Ed Lane. And, yes, there will be a Q&A.
Academic SessionsGet the lowdown on your area(s) of interest directly from faculty members! These Zoom room get-to-know-us sessions are a great opportunity to speak with faculty members and get answers to your pressing questions! You’ll have 40 minutes, so feel free to move to another room if you’re choosing among more than one area of study.
Musical Theatre Presentation and Campus TourSee a snip-it of an amazing performance put on by our music department and meet up with our Spartan Ambassadors as they take you around YCP's campus.
Campus LifeNow it's time to learn about what you can do outside of the classroom, at York. We’ll have a discussion on campus life, featuring a student panel, moderated by Sara Goodwin, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs. This too will be followed by a Q&A session.
Athletics and Campus RecreationDuring this part of the program we'll take time to discuss athletics and campus recreation opportunities. You will hear from Rachael Finley, Director of Campus Recreation and Matt Day, Associate Director of Athletics, followed by a brief Q&A session.
First-time Student Q&AOK, you've received a ton of information. And now you find yourself with more questions. Not a problem. We've set aside this time for first-time students to get answers from our most seasoned admissions counselors.
Transfer Student Q&AIf you're thinking about transferring, this is "you time." Whether you’re transferring from a 2-year or 4-year institution, we make the process simple. Our Transfer Resource Center team members are dedicated to paving your path, helping you navigate the process, and eliminating the stress and anxiety that some students experience when making a move. Bring your questions!
4+1 and Graduate Programs Q&AWe know you are just getting started with your college career, but if you're also ready to think ahead about Graduate School we have several 4+1 degree programs that just might be the right fit for you! Sueann Robbins, Director of Graduate Admission is here to talk to you about your options and let you know how you can earn a bachelors and masters in just 5 years!
International Student Q&AYou are welcome at York College. But it goes way beyond that. You are embraced by a faculty, staff, and student body committed to your success and well-being. We encourage you to join our campus community that already represents nearly 40 countries! This is your chance to learn more, ask questions, and discover the many resources ready to make York College the best decision you ever made.
Explore The Schools
Here's your chance to explore our centers of excellence - the schools that drive the York College educational experience. Set up a time to meet the deans and take a deeper dive into the individual school missions, philosophies, curricula, and plans for the future.Explore Schools