Russell Group member
One of 24 leading UK universities committed to outstanding teaching, learning and research
Best university employability strategy
TARGETJobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards 2018
Be inspired by brilliant minds, discover exciting new opportunities and develop your ambitions in our supportive campus environment.
Choose from our wide range of undergraduate courses and you'll graduate with more than a degree - we'll challenge you to dream big, think critically and make the world a better place.
Because now more than ever before, the world needs bright minds like yours.
Our 2022 undergraduate Open Day dates are:
- Friday 1 July
- Sunday 3 July
There will be further events in September, the dates for these will be announced soon.
Find a course
Students from all backgrounds achieve consistently outstanding outcomes.
The TEF Panel, Office for Students, June 2018
Exceptional, inclusive and supportive
As a high-performing Russell Group university, our groundbreaking research underpins our inspiring teaching.
We welcome students from across the world and from all backgrounds. Study with us and you'll join our diverse and supportive community.
Deciding to go to university is one of the most important decisions you'll make about your future.
It has the potential to shape your life in so many ways, from supercharging your career and broadening your horizons, to the friends you’ll meet and the memories you’ll make.
Meet our students and discover why they chose to study at York.
I saw how passionate the lecturers were when teaching and I knew I'd made the right decision.
Faye, BSc Biomedical Sciences
Take a deep dive into everything you need to know about choosing York.
Our campus and city
Explore York from the comfort of your own home with our new whistle-stop virtual Open Day experience. Watch videos, 360s and take a tour of campus and the city. Find out what makes York, York.
Choose from over 200 societies and 65 sports clubs to discover new passions, make friends and learn the skills that will set you up for a bright future.
York is one of a handful of UK universities with a college system. As well as a place to live, your college will provide you with a network of support throughout your first year and a calendar of events and activities.
We know that you work really hard to achieve your goals and we're here to support you on your journey to university. Our network of support services will help you get the best out of your time with us.
Shape your future
Whatever your career aspirations, we can help you stand out from the crowd. Take part in our award-winning careers programme and get involved in volunteering, societies and workplace opportunities.
Get the student view
Watch our student vlogs. Can you see yourself living and studying here?