Helping you settle in and make York your home from home.

We will support you throughout your time at York with opportunities for you to get involved in activities, societies, sport and student representation, and personal development through volunteering and leadership skills training.

See our international student support pages

Welcome events

Please view the tentative Postgraduate Welcome Timetable 2020 (PDF , 535kb) for information on postgraduate events in September and October.

The timetable will be updated periodically as information becomes available.

Recipes for success

We asked our current students to give us a recipe for making the most of your time as an international student at York. The result is a Recipes for success guidebook containing tips and advice to help new students thrive at York.

Recipes for success

English language support

All international and EU students are eligible for University-funded English language tuition with the Writing and Language Skills Centre​. You can also practice conversational English at the weekly International Conversations Afternoons. See support for international students.

What next?

See our current student pages and support for international students for information and guidance you'll need during your time at York.