Security Bulletin – University Operations Suspended - Updated as of 9:30 pm

Effective January 28, 2019, 5:30 pm, the University adopted Weather Emergency Procedures at the Keele and Glendon campuses.

All classes were cancelled at that time and examinations postponed. University Offices and Libraries were closed.

This announcement will be updated again by 6 am for day classes and operations tomorrow.

Please check your local radio and television stations for information and updates, including the York University website.

York Security Services responds to all community calls at 416-650-8000 or 416-736-5333 for urgent matters. Please refer to the Community Safety Department website for more information or further updates.

Security Bulletins

Security Bulletins are issued regarding incidents that occur on York University property when:

  • a serious incident has occurred and there is a risk of recurrence; and/or
  • there is a pattern of recurring, but less serious incidents (such as thefts or robberies); and/or
  • a Security or Police investigation will be assisted by bringing forward witnesses and information.

The University may also decide to issue  a Security Bulletin for incidents that occur near or adjacent to the University, if such incidents meet the above criteria.

​Incidents representing an immediate threat to the physical safety of persons at the University are communicated immediately to all, or to the affected parts of the University, following the protocols outlined in York’s Emergency Plan and related procedures. Methods of communication would include: the push notification on the Mobile Safety App, the LCD screens, and the emergency PA system.