Penn State York announces semester break closure

Penn State York Campus 2018

Penn State York will close for semester break beginning Friday, Dec. 17 at 5 p.m., and will reopen on Monday, Jan. 3, 2022, at 8 a.m. Spring semester classes begin on Monday, Jan. 10.

Credit: Barbara Dennis

Penn State York will be closed for regular business for the semester break beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 17, and will reopen at 8 a.m. Monday, Jan. 3, 2022.  

Registration for the spring semester is ongoing, with most day and evening credit classes beginning Jan. 10, 2022. Other courses begin throughout the semester. Plan to register early to ensure a place in class. Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit online for more information on registration.

Commencement is set for Friday evening Dec. 17 at 6 p.m. in the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center) on campus.  For information concerning the ceremony, visit

For information on Penn State York and all the campus has to offer, visit the website or call 717-771-4040.