University of York Students' Union

The Courtyard is one of YUSU’s most popular venues. Whether you want somewhere to grab a coffee between lectures, blow off some steam at the end of the term or grab some food with mates, The Courtyard is the place to go. You can also watch the biggest and best sporting events all year round, live from Sky and BT Sports too. Also, you’ve got to try our infamous Courtyard Nachos...

Opening Times:

First day open: 21st Sept

Monday - Friday: 8:30am to 10pm

Saturday: 11am to 10pm

Sunday: 12pm to 10pm

Staying safe in this venue

  • You’ll be asked to register your details at the entrance for track and trace purposes.
  • Your temperature will be taken upon entrance.
  • You can dine or sit at a table with up to 6 people (including yourself). This applies to both indoor and outdoor venues or seating areas.
  • If you’re not eating or drinking whilst in our venues, you must wear a face covering unless you’re exempt.
  • Please ensure you’re regularly washing your hands for at least 20 seconds.
  • For more information see here!

Together with the University we’ve worked hard to be able to bring you the spaces, opportunities and tools to use so you can still experience all York has to offer safely in Term 1. By following the above, you’re helping to keep everyone safe and make the good times last.

Upcoming Events at The Courtyard