Student Community & Leadership Development

The Centre for Student Community & Leadership Development (SCLD) is here to help students get the most out of their university experience. We offer an array of tools, guidance, programs and workshops to ensure your growth and engagement in student life. You'll find everything from first year orientation programming, nutrition, health and wellness to community building, leadership and learning skills.

SCLD Quick Links

Latest Information

Red & White Day - October 29

Red & White Day Goes Virtual!

SAVE THE DATE - Virtual Red & White Day is happening on Thursday, October 29.

NEW - The Virtual Kiosk is here!

Got questions about York? Our Student Engagement Team can help, Monday - Friday, 10am - 4pm. Just click on the Live Chat icon in the bottom right of this page.

Adapting to Studying Remotely

What COVID-19 resources does York offer?

Explore the supports and services we have in place for students making the transition to online learning and social/physical distancing.

York 101 Video Series

What do I need to know before starting class in September?

Get started at York by watching our first year video guide. New videos premiere ever Tuesday, all summer.

Got questions about coming to campus during COVID-19?

We've got answers! Follow the 5 procedures outlined in our latest #StudentHacksYU video.

Missed the York Orientation Day Welcome Ceremony?

Don't worry one bit. You can watch the entire video right on our YouTube channel.

Student Resources

Learning Skills Services

Need academic help?

Let Learning Skills Services help you manage your time, keep up with your readings, study more effectively, and much more.

Hone your academic skills

Health Education and Promotion

Health and wellness concerns?

Let our Health Education & Promotion experts help. They offer a range of support dealing with sleep, sexual health, physical health, nutrition, mental health, and alcohol and other drugs.

Explore the healthy life

Questions About Clubs

Have questions about clubs?

SCLD is home to 350+ student clubs and organizations. Find a club you're interested in or learn how to start your own.

Learn more about student clubs

Student Guide to Remote Learning

Have questions and concerns about remote/online learning?

We've created this guide to help you find the resources and supports to successfully navigate being a remote learner.

Get answers to your remote learning questions

York 101 Video Series

New to York?

Take a crash course on everything you'll need to know in order to have a successful first year by watching our YORK 101 video series on YouTube.

Watch the YORK 101 video series

Stay connected with us on social media - @StudentLifeYU