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Facts & figures
Why choose York St John?
97% of York St John University students are in work or further study six months after graduation - DLHE 2017
100% of first year students are guaranteed accommodation at York St John University.
1st York was named the best northern city to live in last year by the Sunday Times.
Join us in 2020
Discover a different kind of place
We know that university means more than a degree. It’s your time, your money and your future. By joining us here in the wonderful city of York you can rest assured that we’ve prepared a university experience that you can get excited about.
Your York St John student journey is a uniquely personalised one. As well as meeting friends for life, you’ll get to know your academics because, with us, you’re much more than a name and number.
Find yourself at home
Living in our accommodation means living close to the city and close to campus. Perfect for sleeping in before your 9am lecture, or a cheap taxi fare back from town.
When you arrive in a new city, it's important to feel safe. York is one of the safest and friendliest cities in the UK, but for added peace of mind, we offer 24 hour security support on our accommodation sites.
We guarantee accommodation to all of our UK, EU and international first year students, as long as you meet our application deadlines.
Join us in 2020
Choosing where to study is a huge decision. Decision Days are your chance to take another look around and decide whether York St John University is the one for you. You can see things you missed at Open Days and find out about your area of study in greater depth. Staff and students will be available to answer any questions you have.
We are here to support you through the application process. If you have any questions, please call our Admissions team on 01904 876598 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Making the choice is difficult, we are here to help.
The latest from York St John University
York St John recognised in UK Social Mobility Awards
University highlighted for breaking down barriers to accessing education
Reeta Chakrabarti is announced as our new Chancellor
Reeta Chakrabarti, esteemed journalist and BBC presenter, is to become York St John University’s Chancellor. She follows in the footsteps of The Most Reverend and Right Honourable Dr John Sentamu, Archbishop of York, who retires from his high profile role after more than 12 years.
21 place rise in The Good University Guide 2020 for York St John University
York St John has University has risen 21 places in the 2020 Times Good University Guide to 81st place. This rise has largely been driven by great performance in student satisfaction levels and completion rates for our students.
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Student Satisfaction at York St John University rises to 27th place in England
York St John has achieved a significant rise in the 2019 National Student Survey (NSS) ranking, carried out by the Office for Students.