Welcome to York
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Your next steps
You've got your offer (congratulations!) but what do you need to do now?
Accept your offer on UCAS Hub
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Apply for accommodation
We have a range of rooms available across multiple colleges to suit your budget.
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Find out more about living and studying in York from our current students.
Hear from our students
Who better to tell you about student life than our current students?
Follow our Instagram page for offer holders and explore exclusive content made especially for you by our current students.
Chat with a student online and get your questions answered. Can you see yourself living and studying here?
Also, read our student blog and watch our student videos - they're full of stories from different students sharing their unique view on life at York – the fun stuff and the challenges!
Being diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes while at uni
Posted by Amelia on 10 March 2023
Hi, I’m Amelia! A first year French and German student and this article is about my diagnosis of type 1 diabetes, and the support…
York’s extracurricular Music community
Posted by Holly on 27 February 2023
Hello! My name is Holly, and I’m a 3rd-Year student at Vanbrugh College, reading for a BA in Music at the University of York…
Interactive Media showcase 2022
Posted by Pak-Yin on 27 February 2023
I’m Pak-Yin, and I study the Interactive Media BSc at the University of York. I was a part of the Interactive Media showcase 2022…
My experience as a Laidlaw Scholar in the Department of Chemistry at York
Posted by Alicia on 27 February 2023
Why do a departmental internship?Why the Laidlaw Scholarship? As a chemist, you will need many skills that stretch further from theoretical knowledge and expertise…
Surprising areas of History – what York has to offer
Posted by Sarah on 25 February 2023
My first year as a History student The first term of 1st Year allowed me to study World History through looking at Political Communities…
Social Policy at York
Posted by Danielle on 25 February 2023
Hi, I’m Danielle. I’m a 2nd-Year mature student studying Social and Public Policy at York. I am going to tell you all about what…
Help if you need it
Our network of support services will help you get the best from your time at York.
We'll help you understand how much uni costs and what financial help is available.
Flexible support, based on your needs. Our friendly team is here to help.
Our support network will help you to settle in and adapt to life studying and living in the UK.
Your Students' Union
What does our Students' Union (YUSU) do? From events, advice and support to sports tournaments, personal development and running the on-campus bars - there's a lot.
Watch this video to find out more about your Students' Union.
A future without limits
Whatever your career aspirations, we can help you stand out from the crowd.
A unique range of activities created with your career journey in mind. From one-to-one advice and skills programmes to careers fairs and internships - we’re here to support you towards your goals.
Giving you the opportunity to put your skills into practice, build up your professional network, and develop your commercial awareness.
Study, work or volunteer abroad
Add an enriching dimension to your studies, enhance your CV and explore the world with our global opportunities.
Accept your offer
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