Advice for commuting students
A commuting student at York St John is any student that has the same home and term-time address.
We have a designated commuting student contact who is able to meet with commuting students to help manage the impact commuting to university may have on your academic studies and wellbeing.
You can contact us about commuting by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Travelling by car
Travelling by bike
The university also has over 300 bike racks located across the campus offering both open and closed facilities.
Travelling by public transport
Need to be in a 9am lecture or want to go to an evening social event? Avoid the rush-hour traffic by staying overnight in The Grange in exclusive accommodation for commuting students.
For just £15 a night, bedding is included along with use of shared bathroom and kitchen facilities.
Please note that rooms will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis and there is a maximum three night stay.
For more information or to book a room, please contact email@example.com
There are a number of lockers available for day use only in the Fountains Centre and in the Foss Building.
The Student Kitchen in the Fountains Centre has two microwaves and a hot water tap, perfect for making a cup of tea and heating up your lunch! An additional hot water tap is located on the Ground Floor of the Fountains Centre on the left hand side near the vending machines. Hot water is also available free of charge from all catering outlets provided you have your own cup.
Commuting Student Loyalty Card
City Kitchen are now offering a commuting student loyalty card which can be used in the Main Dining Room offering exclusive deals for students commuting to campus. If you commute to university, you can pick one up for free from the Student Success & Engagement Team Hatch in Holgate (opposite Holgate Entrance nearest Temple Hall) on weekdays between 9.30am-3.30pm. If your course means you are not around campus on weekdays, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a different pickup time.