Governance and charitable status
York St John University is a company limited by guarantee (Company Number: 4498683), and an exempt charity. The University's registered address is: Lord Mayor’s Walk, York, YO31 7EX. The University is registered as a higher education provider with the Office for Students.
The Governing Body
The Governing Body has collective responsibility for oversight of the University’s activities. It has adopted a Statement of Primary Responsibilities Nov2018 (PDF 99.3 kB). The Statement is aligned with the Higher Education Code of Governance and the registration conditions specified by the Office for Students (OfS). Expressions of interest from individuals wishing to become members of the Governing Body are always welcome: Governor Appointments.
Information about Governing Body Committees, membership and meeting dates is available on the Committee page of the website.
If you would like to contact the Governing Body please email the University Secretary, Dr Amanda Wilcox.
Governing Body 2018-2019
Chairman of the Governing Body; Chair of Governance and Nominations Committee
Governor, Chair People Committee
Governor, Chair of the Foundation Committee
Governor, SU President
Governor, Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing
Governor, Chair of the Finance and Capital Development Committee
Governor, Deputy Chairman, Chair of the Audit Committee
Governor, Vice Chancellor