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Welcome to Winters

Winters College, established in 1967, is the college for students affiliated with the School of Arts, Media, Performance and Design (AMPD) at York University. Students affiliated with the College come from all Departments within AMPD (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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Winters College Search for Master - Spring 2015

John Mayberry (April 16-2015)

Marie Rickard (April 16-2015)

University community members are invited to send their comments regarding the candidates to the Chair of the Search Committee – Professor Christian Marjollet, Master of New College, by e-mail to, until April 27, 2015

What's Happening at Winters College

Poster - Year End Concert 2015 final no.2 Winters Year-End Concert - Winters Year-End Concert Date: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 Time: 5:30PM to 6:30PM Location Winters Junior Common Room, 012 Winters College Please RSVP!  
April 6th - Exam Preperation Exam Preparation - Want to perform your absolute best during the upcoming exam period? Professor Robert Kenedy will share his helpful tips and study strategies during the final Academic Success Workshop for the Winter Term. Date: Monday, April 6th, 2015 Time: 12:30 PM …
DiscussionForum OPEN FORUMS PRESENTS THE CANDIDATES FOR MASTER OF WINTERS COLLEGE - The search committee for the new Master for Winters College is inviting all members of the college and University communities to attend these events to hear the candidates speak individually on their candidacy to be Master of Winters College. Those …

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 ( 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 …