Out now: the 2020 postgraduate prospectus

The latest postgraduate prospectus is out now. It features this striking cover artwork by Phil Roberts from our Design team, a refreshed front section and a new structure for the subject pages.

There’s a blog post on the way about some of the changes we’ve made. In the meantime, you can read the new prospectus here.

Getting in the zone: aligning our online map with the campus signage

The concept of zones was introduced to campus last year, when new signage was put up that divided campus up into ten coloured areas. This was done as part of the University’s Wayfinding and Signage project.

Last month we launched an updated version of our online map, which now uses the same zone system and brings the two types of map closer together. We’ve hopefully made it much easier for staff, students and visitors to use the physical and digital maps together as they navigate around campus.

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Our first online campus tour

We are pleased to present the University’s first online campus tour.

The tour has been designed to allow viewers to explore campus from wherever they are in the world. For those unable to visit us or attend an open day, this is a great alternative to view our beautiful campus and its excellent facilities before deciding whether to study and live at York.

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Redesigning the York Festival of Ideas website

If you’ve visited the website for the 2019 York Festival of Ideas, you may have noticed that it has a brand new look. This post describes the process of designing the new site, and the new functionality we’ve developed for event listings in the web CMS as part of the project.

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