To apply to York, you will need to complete an online application via UCAS (the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service).

To help make your application journey as simple as possible follow these steps.

1. Choose a course

Thorough research will help you find a course that is most suited to your needs and ambitions. Explore what's on offer at York.

2. Check the entry requirements

Before you apply you should check that you meet the entry requirements for your chosen course.

English language requirements

If you're a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. Check our English language requirements.

3. Meet us at an Open Day

In light of the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation we have replaced on campus university events and visits with online events where possible. We hope you find these events useful in making the choice about which university is right for you. 

4. Apply via UCAS

All applications must be made through UCAS (the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service). We'll explain how the application process works.

5. After you apply

We'll guide you through what happens next, including how to track your application and how and when to apply for accommodation.

Admissions policy

We consider all applications in a fair, transparent and consistent way.

Find out more: Admissions Policy 2019 (PDF , 391kb)

Could we say in light of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) situation we have needed to replace our on-campus events with online events. This situation is kept under review.

Contact us

If you have any questions about the application process our Admissions team will be happy to help.

Undergraduate Admissions
ug-admissions@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 324000

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Contact us

If you have any questions about the application process our Admissions team will be happy to help.

Undergraduate Admissions
ug-admissions@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 324000