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There's so much to love about undergrad life at York. Above all, the opportunity to shape your journey is where the magic happens.

Our hundreds of courses, our module choices, our industry connections and our lifelong support networks are key to giving you the best possible start to the future you're aiming for. Whatever path you choose, we'll be here to cheer you all the way. Let's do this.

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QS Sustainability Rankings 2023

A UK Top 20 university

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Gold-standard education

Our teaching, learning and student experience is outstanding, recognised by a Gold rating from the Office for Students in the 2023 national assessment (Teaching Excellence Framework).

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Develop your ambitions and achieve your aspirations in our supportive environment, on our safe campus, in our beautiful city.

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Life at York

University life is about much more than the lecture theatre. Through societies, sports clubs and college life, you'll get to harness your passions, try something new and gain a wealth of experience that will impress future employers.


We offer a range of campus accommodation to suit you and your budget, from economy to premium.

Student life

Explore our campus and life in the city of York, and hear what our current students have to say about living here.

Our city

Lively, full of culture and beautiful, York is regularly voted one of the best places to live and visit in the UK.

Student support

Our dedicated network of support services will help you to get the best from your time at York.

College life

When you join us you’ll become a member of a small, distinct campus community.


27% of our students are from outside the UK, representing 150+ countries.

Student societies

Joining a society is a fantastic way to meet like-minded people and make new friends.

Sport and fitness

Keep fit and train in our £9m sport village and choose from over 60 sports clubs.

Preparing for your future

From the moment you arrive at York, we provide you with opportunities that will enhance your learning and set you up for a bright future.

Teaching and learning

Our research-led teaching means you'll be taught by academics who are involved in work that changes the world.

Your future career

We'll ensure you're equipped with the experience and skills to compete for the best jobs, all over the world.

Study abroad

York has links with outstanding institutions and employers all over the world, where you can take part in an exchange or internship.