Information on useful facilities and services: Laundry, post, communal areas, food, receptions, travel and accommodation.
Where to go for
James College launderette can be found between accommodation blocks A and N. You’ll need your key card to access the room.
If there’s a problem with your room that requires cleaning or maintenance, here’s how to report it, so that it can be fixed soon.
Small letters are delivered to the mailbox outside your block, accessible via the key in your kitchen. Students in N block must collect letters from the post room by the vending machines in the Department of Mathematics - you’ll need your room key for access.
Larger post and parcels are delivered to reception. You’ll receive an email telling you when to collect it - remember your student ID when you do.
Your address: Your name , room number, flat/house, James College Reception, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD.
The closest bus stop is just outside the Library. A free shuttle bus runs between Campus East and West while a paid service goes into the city centre,
- Food and drink: Your nearest places for a drink or bite to eat are D Bar and The Roger Kirk Centre, approximately a 12 minute walk away.
- The York Sport Centre is just a 10 minute walk away and is home to a gym and courts for racquet sports.
- Market square and the Library are a 14 minutes walk away and are home to a NISA grocery store and study resources.
- A cashpoint can be found outside the Roger Kirk Centre.