De Grey Court is our latest £15.5million
development. De Grey Court is a signature building that is designed
to complete the dynamic modernisation of the campus. Located in a
prominent position, at the gateway to the city and close by the
medieval walls and York Minster, it links the city centre with the
The recently refurbished Fountains Learning Centre provides access to
resources of all kinds, including books, journals, media materials,
archives and IT. We provide a wide range of print and electronic
research tools. You will enjoy full access to all IT facilities
from any of the IT access areas and remotely via the internet.
We are constantly reviewing the needs of our
students and staff and we know that by investing in our University,
we are also investing in you and your future.
Living in York
Often described as the UK’s favourite city, York
is renowned for its heritage, including the iconic York Minster.
Just two hours from London by train, with two universities it is
home to 20,000 students. The city has a strong cultural and
economic community, with a flourishing cutting edge scene.
Not just a popular tourist destination, York has
an increasingly modern and dynamic economy, as well as long
York is a beautiful and desirable place to live,
but its location in the North East of the UK also means that living
costs are more manageable than in other areas. York St John also
works hard to ensure that we offer competitive tuition fees which
offer value for money for our students.
York St John University programmes are designed
with your goals in mind – a good job at the end of your studies. We
work to develop programmes which meet the needs of employers both
in the UK and world-wide, and to give you the opportunity to get
some practical experience of working with UK businesses during your
Outside of your programme, there are further
opportunities for volunteering. Our Careers
Service can help you find a part -time job on or off campus,
and they also offer skills development workshops. As you near
graduation, they are on hand to help with your CV, job applications
and interview techniques.