Join us in 2020
The One you've been looking for.
The one where you feel at home
The UK Government has announced strict measures across the country to ensure people stay at home and limit the transmission of COVID-19. York St John University buildings including the Library and London campus are now closed. Student accommodation in York remains open for those that need it. Staff and students are asked to please stay at home.
The University has suspended all face-to-face teaching and assessment and will be operating an extended Easter vacation from Wednesday 18 March until Sunday 19 April. From Monday 20 April we will support all teaching and learning remotely.
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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.
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Online Open Days
Discover a different kind of place
If you're thinking about applying to study with us in 2021, our Online Open Days will give you the chance to talk to our staff and students, learn more about your course, see our campus and tour our accommodation.
Our Online Open Days are taking place on:
Saturday 15 August
with the warmest welcome
Postgraduate Virtual Open Evening
Interested in finding out what life at York St John University is like for Postgraduate students? Find out at our Virtual Open Evening on Wednesday 15 July
This online version of our Postgraduate Open Evening is a great opportunity to find out more about our postgraduate courses and have all your questions answered. Our admissions, funding, careers and research teams will also be here to help you prepare for postgraduate life.
Join us in 2020
It’s not too late to apply through UCAS for a 2020 start.
If you have applied for 2020 and are not holding any offers, you can apply now through UCAS Extra.
We are here to support you through the application process. If you have any questions, please contact our Admissions team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our 2020 applicants page.
Join us in 2021
Join us at one of our Open Days and find out why students love our friendly, welcoming community.
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.
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