Support for students during the coronavirus pandemic
To ensure the safety of our University community, all teaching, learning, assessment and contact time will be delivered online from 20 April. Our priorities are to protect your physical and mental health and give you the best possible opportunities to continue your studies during this unprecedented time. Although our campus buildings are closed, many of our services are operating remotely.
On this page:
- Health, wellbeing and disability support
- Learning, teaching and assessment
- Library and learning support
- Finance and funding
- See the latest advice on our FAQs page
- Remote access to services and support
If you can't find the help you're looking for, or aren't sure who to contact, please email email@example.com.
Health, wellbeing and disability support
We've enhanced our wellbeing and welfare support to better help you from home. Please contact the Wellbeing team to access a range of wellbeing support services.
Learning, teaching and assessment
On Tuesday 7 April, Vice Chancellor Professor Karen Bryan announced the latest measures that York St John University has put in place to ensure that you are not disadvantaged as a result of the current pandemic.
Students in private accommodation
If you are staying in private rented accommodation and require support and advice, please email the Welfare and Wellbeing Team.
Students in University accommodation
If you are staying in University accommodation and require support and advice, please email the Accommodation Team.
Library and learning support
Our library and learning support service is available online, with specialist support available from our Digital Training and Academic Liaison teams, and all other library queries being taken via email by our Service Desk team.
Finance and funding
As per information provided by the Student Loans Company, students should still receive maintenance loan payments when normally expected. Please visit the SLC's pages on this for more information.
If you are a student who is struggling financially you can apply to the student support fund for assistance.
See the latest advice on our FAQs page
Answers to many of the questions you may have can be found on our coronavirus FAQs page.