Semester break closure announced at Penn State York

York campus entrance

Penn State York will close for semester break on Thursday, Dec. 21 at 5 p.m. and reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2024.

Credit: Barbara Dennis

YORK, Pa. — Penn State York will be closed for regular business for the semester break beginning at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 21, and will reopen at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2024.

Commencement is set for 6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 15, in the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center) on campus. Click here for information about the ceremony.

Registration for the spring semester is ongoing, with most day and evening credit classes beginning Jan. 8, 2024. 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. Click here for registration information.

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