York Law School is an inspirational place for study and research. We have a vibrant community committed to excellence and are a top rated school for teaching and learning.
Based on the Heslington East area of campus, our new, purpose-built school provides exceptional facilities and a dynamic environment for learning and research.
The School has developed strong professional links and excellent departmental relationships.
We pride ourselves on our forwarding thinking approach that keeps us at the forefront of legal education and specialist research.
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Welcome to YLS
YLS has a great deal to offer for both students and researchers.
Our programme is modern and relevant to the needs of the legal profession, and we have fostered a rich and supportive environment where research projects can flourish.
We have created an energetic culture which enjoys considerable support from local, national and international legal firms, all contributing to the School's continuing development and success.
Prof. Stuart Bell
Head of School