New student orientation is four days full of meeting fellow students, engaging with faculty and staff, familiarizing with campus, as well as participating in programs designed to immerse students in the community of York College. At then at end of Genesis we kick the school year off with a campus wide Block Party on Kiplinger Ave.
Homecoming at YC isn’t just a time when alumni and prospective students descend on campus for a weekend of special events. Students are right in the middle of the action. More than just the royalty crowing, Homecoming at York College holds several activities, including:
Syncfest (Lip-sync Contest)
Choir Concert Performance
Fall Theatre Production
Special chapel service
Crowning of Homecoming King and Queen
There's no better way to kick-off the fall season that a visit to Wessel's Living History Farm for some pumpkin painting and hay rides. An event hosted by the Student Activities Board where flannels and boots tend to be the dress code and students are guaranteed to enjoy the famous midwestern combo of chili & cinnamon rolls.
Hosted by the Admissions Team and S.A.B., Syncfest is an event you won't forget. Groups battle in an epic lip-sync competition to bring home a cash prize.
Each year, YC's social clubs and many other students come together to put on a musical variety show with choreography, singing, parody and friendly competition. You won't want to miss out on one of the most exciting events of the year!
A night spent celebrating the end of the year as the YC community. The student body gathers with faculty and staff for a night of reflection, awards, great food, and fellowship.