Deciding to go to university is one of the most important decisions you'll make about your future.
Come to one of our virtual events to get to know us better and explore whether York is for you.
Our Online Open Days will be taking place from 9am to 6.30pm on:
- Saturday 26 June 2021
- Sunday 27 June 2021
Bookings are now open. Sign up and we'll keep you updated with lots of useful information about the events to help you make the most of your online visit.
What to expect on the day
Our events will include a range of live talks, live chats and Q&A sessions.
You’ll get the opportunity to connect with your academic department and explore your course. You’ll find out about the support on offer at York, and we’ll cover a range of topics from applying and finance to careers and student life.
Our current students will be on-hand to answer your questions and tell you all about what it's really like to study and live here.
New on-demand content coming soon!
Don’t worry if you can’t attend a live session there will also be a chance to re-watch materials when it suits you. Look out for our new on-demand virtual open day available here from 17 June.
You'll be able to delve into your subjects of interest, find out more about university life and get advice from our experts about applying, student support and accommodation.
Visit days for offer holders
If we make you an offer, you'll be invited to a visit day for offer holders. These events take place between December and April each year.
Take an interactive campus tour
Get a feel for our green parkland campus with our short interactive tour around the highlights of Campus West. Led by Student Ambassador Nadine, choose your own route and explore the areas that interest you.
For more information about our welcoming campus, historic city and outstanding study facilities, you can take a complete tour of campus and the historic city of York
Hear from our students
Get the inside student view on life at York.
Our students will tell you about why they love York and about how they’re adapting to university and academic life.
My favourite student recipes
Posted by Kayla,Kayla on 15 June 2021
Hi! My name is Kayla and I’m a final year Economics student. My favourite thing about York are the many bars and restaurants it…
Society Life At York
Posted by Amy on 15 June 2021
Hello everyone. I’m Amy, I’ve just finished my final year of an Archaeology and Heritage Degree here at the University of York and I’m…
Settling in and making friends (even in 2020)
Posted by Jan on 15 June 2021
Hi, my name is Jan, and I came to study in York in 2020. Even though it was a difficult year to become a…
Joining Societies at York
Posted by Zoe on 15 June 2021
Hi, my name is Zoe and I am a third-year Sociology with Criminology student. I love York because it is such a welcoming place…
Moving from London to York 📍
Posted by Ciya on 15 June 2021
Moving from London, an area of so much diversity and multiculturalism, to York felt very different to what I’ve ever known. I needn’t have…
Top Tips To Get The Clearing Offer You Want
Posted by Daniel on 14 June 2021
It may be a scary thing to think about – you got an offer from a university, and after working towards it for months…