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Student life

Get the student perspective

Who better to tell you about York life than our students. Our 'Student voices' blog is written by students for students. They'll tell you about why they love York and about how they they’re adapting to university and academic life.

York student voices

Life on campus

Life on campus

Life for all students is centred at Heslington on the edge of the historic city of York, where our colleges are set in a safe and attractive landscaped campus.

The City of York

The city of York

Our beautiful historic city is vibrant, student friendly and a great mix of heritage and contemporary.

Developing your future

Careers and skills

Right from the start, we are committed to helping you plan your future career.

Your study environment

Your study environment

The University is a stimulating place to study and provides excellent learning resources to support your academic work.

York Sport


York has a strong sporting tradition, with the most sports clubs per student of any UK university.

Student support services

Student support services

There is a network of support services designed to give you easy access to help and advice.