We support students from a variety of backgrounds and circumstances. Discover some of the specialist support we have in place
Advice and resources for those choosing to study whilst living off campus.
The University welcomes refugees, asylum seekers and other people seeking sanctuary who are currently living in the UK and the different challenges they may face.
Care experienced and estranged students
We have support available for care experienced and estranged students both during study and whilst you apply.
York Access Scheme
York Access Scheme gives you the chance to let us know about any circumstances that might affect your progression to university. By letting us know more about your background, you could:
- receive a reduced offer of up to two grades below the typical offer
- access an enhanced support package