At York St John University we believe our success lies in our passion for teaching, learning and Research and our commitment to our students.
As Vice Chancellor my role is to harness York St John’s strengths as a vibrant, ambitious and collegial university, and to oversee a programme of progressive change; which will allow us to thrive in this challenging world, confidently, overcoming any obstacles that may stand in our way, building an unstoppable momentum in pursuit of our, common, purpose.
University News & Events
York to Host World Cup
News that York will play host to three Rugby League World Cup games in 2021 was met with celebration this week. York St John University was one of many York institutions and organisations that gathered at Everyman Cinema to watch the live BBC streaming of the venue announcements for the World Cup.
Deepening our understanding of community music making
The International Centre for Community Music (ICCM) at York St John University has been awarded research funding of $480,000 to work in collaboration with global youth music non-profit, JM International (JMI), on a project focusing on global folk music and young musicians.
York St John and NSPCC launch digital resource to tackle child sexual abuse
A new national online digital learning and teaching resource tackling child sexual abuse and exploitation was launched at a special event at York St John University on 21 January, in partnership with the NSPCC and City of York Safeguarding Board.
Brexit vote defeat: Theresa May’s ‘Plan B’ options explained
Politics lecturer Dr Chris Kirkland explores 6 possible options for what could happen next