The student community is of key importance to our institution. We aim to provide an engaging and supportive environment for the future generation of leaders. At York we want to offer all our students and outstanding and valuable experience but most of all we want our students to enjoy their time at York.
The Student Life and Wellbeing team works to enhance all aspects of student life and experience at the University of York, it is part of the Student and Academic Services Directorate. The Team delivers a range of proactive and responsive services to students and staff including:
student-led activities delivered through the creation of cohesive college communities
pastoral support, resources and advice
promoting wellbeing to students through a range of interventions
the delivery of psychological and mental health support
advice and support to students who have a disability
a central point of contact for student support delivered by the ‘student hub’ providing a range of specialist advice and support such as finance, money management, housing queries, international student support (visa and immigration)
promoting diversity, inclusivity and intercultural sensitivity and respect
responding to emergency and crisis situations
providing a 24/7/365 first response for staff and students through security services
coordination and support for student conduct and discipline matters
specialist support for students who have experienced sexual misconduct
providing resources and advice for staff supporting students.