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Popup vaccine clinic on Keele campus June 22 and June 23; only Moderna vaccine available

Good news! A pop-up vaccination clinic will be coming to the Keele campus on June 22 and 23, in partnership with Humber River Hospital. Note that only the Moderna vaccine is available at this time. Read the full City of Toronto press release.As we plan a safe return to York’s campuses this fall, the health and safety of the community continues ...

Community Update #43 - UPDATE: Moderna at Keele Campus Vaccine Pop-up Clinic

Due to unanticipated delays in the shipment of Pfizer BioNTech, the Keele Campus pop-up vaccine clinic will only be offering the Moderna vaccine on Tuesday, June 22 and Wednesday, 23. This changes the age eligibility below, as the Pfizer mRNA vaccine is the only vaccine currently approved for use in Canada for those under 18 yea ...

Popup vaccine clinic on Keele campus June 22 and June 23

***As of June 21, 2021, only the Moderna vaccine is available. Read the full press release.*** As a student living on-campus, taking on-campus courses this summer or you and your family live near campus, you will be eligible to receive: First dose for: anyone 18 years of age and older at time of vaccination, in any M postal code.Second doses for: a ...

Community Update #42 - Pop-up Vaccine Clinic at Keele Campus

Next week, York University will host its first pop-up COVID-19 vaccine clinic at Keele Campus, in partnership with Humber River Hospital. Vaccines play an important role in protecting ourselves and those around us and all members of the community who are eligible, are welcome.  Date: Tuesday, June 22, 2021 Hours: 10am until supp ...

Update on vaccine requirement for undergraduate students living on campus for Fall 2021

We are looking forward to welcoming you to on-campus housing this fall. The health and safety of our community and the community around us is our top priority as we look forward to a gradual and safe return to in-person activities for Fall 2021. As part of our commitment to your health and safety, York University will require students living i ...

Update: the province’s Step 1 Reopening plan

The province is officially moving into Step 1 of its Roadmap to Reopen today on June 11. Based on an increasing pace of vaccinations and an improving public health situation, outdoor gatherings with up to 10 people will be permitted, with strict limitations on indoor gatherings.A preliminary review of the impacts of this new step for York suggests ...

Community Update #41 - Alternate Test and Exam Supports for Summer 2021 and Fall 2021

We would like to highlight some supports that are available from the Alternate Exam & Test Centre team this summer and in the lead up to the Fall Term. If you should have any questions, relevant contact information has been included for you below. Summer 2021 Term The Alternate Exam & Test Centre team will be providing ongoing support ...

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I hope you are doing well! As we communicated earlier, York University is currently planning to offer up to 50% of courses in-person for the Fall 2021 term and a full return in Winter 2022. Current indications, such as an accelerated COVID-19 vaccine roll-out across Canada, support increasing in-person learning and co-curricular opportunities ...

York University Campus Outlook for the Fall 2021 Term

Hello future Lion! I know it’s one of your most pressing questions right now, so I am following up on President Lenton’s recent update about our plans for a safe and gradual return to in-person learning on our campuses.  Increasing Opportunities for In-Person Teaching  Current indications, such as an accelerated COVID-19 vaccine roll-out ...

Community Update #40 - Revised Outlook on the Fall and Winter Terms

In my last update in March, I shared details with you about our plans for the safe return to York’s campuses this fall based on public health and government guidelines. Faculties began the work of identifying priorities for in-person instruction based on an assumption of being able to utilize about 25 to 30 percent of our space.   Un ...

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