Here to help you start in 2020
Discover what makes York St John University the one for you.
We're here to help you make the important decision about where to study in 2020.
Find out more about student life, see our accommodation, take a tour of our campus and discover the stunning city of York. You can also have a look at everything that happened on our Virtual Visit Day.
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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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 through UCAS Extra from 25th February.
We are here to support you through the application process. If you have any questions, please call our Admissions team on 01904 876 598, email email@example.com or visit our applicant portal.
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.
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.
The latest from York St John University
University recognised for tackling social mobility
York St John joins Social Mobility Pledge to remove barriers to success
York St John one of Britain’s Top LGBT Employers
University named one of the most inclusive employers in Britain by lesbian, gay, bi and trans equality charity Stonewall.
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.
York law students to support people without legal aid
Outreach scheme aims to ease the pressure on local court.
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.