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The One that supports you every step of the way.
Discover York St John any time, any where. Find out more about your course and hear from the people who will support you as a student.
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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 York St John University
On demand Open Day
Discover a different kind of place
If you're thinking about applying to study with us in 2021, our On demand Open Day will give you the chance to talk to our staff and students, learn more about your course, see our campus and tour our accommodation at any time, any where.
Experience York St John and find The One.
with the warmest welcome
Ask our students
Join our students for a weekly chat on Zoom. No matter the topic, our student ambassadors will give you their honest and authentic view of life at York St John.
These interactive sessions run every Wednesday afternoon from 3:00pm to 3:30pm. Each week is themed around an academic school or part of student life.
Chat with a student ambassador
Learn more about life at York St John by chatting to our student ambassadors at a time that suits you. You can ask questions about the course you're interested in, life on campus or what it's like to study in York.
Join us in 2021
Join us at one of our Open Days and find out why students love our friendly, welcoming community. You can also find us at UCAS virtual exhibitions and UK University Search online fairs.
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.
The latest from York St John University
University leaders in York call for government action on student rents
Vice Chancellors and Students’ Union leaders say students deserve a rent rebate for accommodation they can’t use during the national lockdown.
Digital arts project sparking creativity in lockdown
Mind the Gap Theatre Company and York St John have developed a creative, hands-on resource that aims to give vulnerable and marginalised people access to creativity and the arts.
Flagship tennis centre ready to open to students and the public at York St John University
A thriving hub for tennis in the heart of Yorkshire.
York St John University student tackles child holiday hunger
A student has helped provide food parcels for over 200 children.
Another rise in the rankings for York St John University
The University has climbed 16 places in the Guardian University Guide 2021, the latest league table of UK universities.