We'll help you to settle in and adapt to life studying and living in the UK. We offer dedicated support for international students and our support network is here to help you make the most of your experience at York.

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As an international student, I feel really well supported. My department allocated me not only a personal supervisor but an international supervisor who I meet regularly to talk about how my academic and non-academic life are going.

Chloe (Hong Kong)

Dedicated support

We'll help you adjust and settle in through a programme of orientation events and support including:

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Arrival information

Find out what you need to do before you get here and what will happen in your first few weeks. This includes information about visas, collecting your University Card, registering with a doctors, opening a bank account and much more...

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