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Welcome to WintersWelcome to Winters College!

Winters College, established in 1967, is the Fine Arts College at York University. Students affiliated with the College come from all Departments in the Faculty of Fine Arts--including Dance, Design, Digital Media, Film, Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts--as well as from the Department of Communication Studies in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies.

Winters is a vibrant, artistic community whose goal is the continuing success of its students by offering opportunities for students to showcase their artistic talents, foster student interaction with Faculty, and provide a place for students to call their home here at York.

The Master's Office, Winters College Council, and all Winters Fellows work in collaboration to provide students with essential services for improving student success and increasing student engagement on campus. Winters College provides everything from critical skills workshops to social events to concerts, with the goal to improve student life and put students first.

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What's Happening at Winters College

Lunch_withthe_Dean_Oct9 new Lunch with the Dean of Fine Arts, soon to be AMPD - Come join Dean Shawn Brixey of the Faculty of Fine Arts, soon to be School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design (AMPD), for some light lunch, creative thinking, and conversation. This is your opportunity to ask any questions you …
WintersDoesHomecoming-2 Winters College Homecoming 2014: When….What? - HOMECOMING: When....What? You are cordially invited to the Winters Alumni Gathering! Come re-unite with old friends and enjoy some FREE nachos! September 20th, 2014 at the Absinthe Pub and Coffee Shop following the Homecoming Game! Please RSVP your attendance to …
Yoga Sept 2014 Hatha Yoga @ Winters College - Come for a gentle Hatha Yoga class with instructor Emily Saunders. The series of classes are designed specifically with students in mind. With the focus on meditation, increasing physical endurance and stress relief. All done in a non-judgmental environment. All …
Write for your Lives - Kym Bird Write For Your Lives with Kym Bird - Have you seen a show lately that absolutely blew your mind, and you're looking for a way to express it? Or, conversely, perhaps what you saw was atrocious and you're burning to speak your mind? Make that theatre review jump …
Sept 2014 Contra Dance: September! - Come try a new dance style, contra classes with some folk dance fun! Date: Monday, September 22nd, 2014 Time: 8:00pm to 10:00pm Location: Winters Junior Common Room, 012 Please RSVP to reserve your spot! See you on the dance floor! …
MasterTeaTime - Sept 25 '14 Tea Time with the Winters College Master - Come share tea and conversation with the Master of Winters College, John Mayberry! Come chat about anything and everything! John Mayberry would love it if you could join him in the Winters Senior Common Room from 2:30-4:30pm Thursday, September 25th, …
Sept 11 2014 - Time Mgmt Academic Success Series: Time Management - Still getting used to homework, assignments, and social life at university? Come join Professor and Winters Fellow, Robert Kenedy in the Winters Junior Common Room for a Time Management Workshop. Date: Thursday, September 11th, 2014 Time: 12:30 PM to 1:30 …
WCC, Mentors, ResLife Sept 11 Winters College Meet & Greet - Come and enjoy an evening with Winters College Council, Winters College Peer Mentors, & Winters Residence Life. If you have any questions about the college, how to get involved, what programming is offered, etc, this is the perfect opportunity to …

Winters College News

CD_Photo Private CD Collection Sale - Private CD Collection Donated by Winters Alumnus Stewart H. Ross: Many one-of-a kind and discontinued CD's, starting from $5!! Please come by the Office of the Master at Winters College or email us (wcmaster@yorku.ca) if you are interested. Partial List …
r&bjpeg Year-End York University Soul Collective Concert - Please join us for an evening with the York University Soul Collective. The York University Soul Collective is an energetic and dynamic 16-piece student ensemble directed by Michael Cado. The group performs Soul, Rhythm & Blues, Funk, and Pop repertoire spanning …
concert -178 Cadence December Newsletter - We were so pleased to have a cappella group Cadence (featuring two Winters alumni) back again to perform for our Holiday Concert this year!  Along with Winters' very own vocal group, Wibi, it was another successful evening.  We were joined …
ShaveOff Movember Shave Off - As you may know, Movember (the month formerly known as November) is a time when men grow their mustaches to raise awareness for mens health issues. Rule number one of Movember is to start the month clean shaven. So come …
Winters Students Take On Joel Plaskett’s New Single “Tough Love” - This music video for “Tough Love” was submitted by Andrew Bundas, a Winters student, for the Scrappy Happiness video contest. They couldn't get enough of it so Joel Plaskett made it the official video for 'Tough Love'. Credits Directed by: …