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Create a campus for the future

Putting digital at the heart

York’s 1960s campus was designed on the principles of connectivity, to stimulate collaboration between different groups of people.  From those early days of college buildings in a green field in Heslington we’ve grown to a globally connected community of more than 140,000 alumni, students and staff. York Unlimited will help support a new generation of ambitious thinkers and nurture new talent.

Drawing inspiration from the original campus design, we will blend digital technologies with the physical environment and enhance the spaces in which our teaching and research takes place. Ultimately, we will enable great minds to connect, collaborate and flourish.

Digital technologies are changing the way we learn, work and connect in today's world. By putting digital at the heart of the physical campus, we will provide our students with a connected and personalised user experience.

Masud Khokhar, Director of Libraries and Archives

Leave a gift in your will

Gifts and legacies of all sizes are helping to transform our University and a legacy is the greatest donation anyone can give. A gift in your will can make a significant impact and a lasting contribution for generations - With your support, there are no limits to what the University of York can achieve.

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How can I help?

  • Provide support for new learning and research facilities.
  • Give £5,000 to £50,000 to fund the digitisation and preservation of archives for the world.

To find out more and support this area, please contact Sarah Sylvester (sarah.sylvester@york.ac.uk) Associate Director and Head of Individual Giving.