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

A welcome talk for all new postgraduate international students will be held on Wednesday 25 September 2019.

Welcome talks for undergraduate international students will be held on Monday 30 September and Tuesday 1 October 2019.

Check your timetable for details.

Undergraduate freshers' week

Postgraduate welcome

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.