Visit us

The best way to find out about York and whether it's right for you is to come and meet us! See the campus for yourself, get a flavour of York life and explore our beautiful city while you're here. We're within easy reach of the city walls.

Undergraduate events

Our popular Open Days offer a packed programme of talks and tours to help you find out more about York. If you receive an offer from us, we'll invite you to visit so you can get to know us better. You can also meet us at UCAS fairs up and down the country.

Postgraduate events

We hold regular online and on-campus events about postgraduate study and research at York. At these events you can chat with staff and students and ask questions about admissions and funding. We also attend postgraduate study fairs around the UK.

Explore the city

Our vibrant and historic city is regularly voted as one of the best places to live in the UK.

Explore it for yourself; wander the cobbled streets and snickelways and sample the cafes, bars and culture. See if you could imagine yourself studying and living here!

If you're staying in York overnight you could stay on campus in our bed and breakfast accommodation. There are also lots of hotels ( to choose from in the city.

Our historic city centre is home to the York Minster one of Europe's largest cathedrals.