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About

About

Founded in 1841 we transform lives through the power of education across the generations.

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Facts & figures

Who we are

Our strategy, mission and values

In the year 2026 York St John will celebrate its 185th anniversary and 20 years of full University status. Our strategy sets out what we aim to achieve by then and how our mission, vision, values and priorities are helping us respond to a changing world.

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Leading voices

Views, news and insights from the team leading York St John University

Professor Karen Stanton

Vice Chancellor

Our offer scheme for applicants
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More than half of the students at York St John University come from one or more background that is underrepresented in Higher Education. We think this is a real strength that makes our campus a diverse and inclusive place to study

Marc Fleetham

Director of Business Development and Knowledge Exchange

Partnering for success

My message and my ask to the business community is: ‘let’s talk’. Where universities and businesses work together, I have seen amazing things achieved.

Emma Vincent

Head of Professional and Career Development

Helping our students to kick start their career

Our ethos is about working in partnership with students and graduates - treating everyone as an individual

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Leadership and governance

Campus and facilities

Our home in York

Must read

The latest from York St John University

Alumni

Supporting our family of over 28,000 alumni

News

The latest news, views and stories from our staff and students

Events

Upcoming events at York St John University

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York St John University

Lord Mayor's Walk, York, YO31 7EX, United Kingdom.

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