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Open Days

Interested in York St John University? Come and check out our creative, engaging and diverse community on an Open Day and find out if it's for you!

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Saturday 15 August 2020 open day


Starts at: 09:30
Finishes at: 15:30

Departments open

We have lots going on at our Open Days so you can explore the campus, meet staff and students and find out what life at York St John University is really like. Staff from Academic Schools will be available throughout the day to chat about our programmes and answer course queries. Student Support Teams, Student Ambassadors and Students' Union Reps will be on hand to chat about all aspects of student life from welfare, funding and careers to sports, societies and more!


York St John University

Booking requirements

Yes, booking needed
Please book your place online.

Further details

Booking forms will be available a few months before each event.

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Founded in 1841, York St John University is the oldest higher education institution in York and has been at the forefront of Teaching and Education for over 175 years. Known for its academic excellence and always putting the student at the heart of everything it does.

Driven by a commitment to fairness, York St John University focuses on expertise, talents and creativity to advance knowledge, promote understanding and create educational opportunities for the benefit of all.

York St John University is a community university with a global outlook. Nationally recognised for student support, career guidance, an inclusive approach and internationally important research and networks. Students benefit from specialist equipment and facilities in academic disciplines ranging from psychological and social sciences, business and performing arts to health sciences, sport and languages.

Key Facts:

  • Almost 7,000 students from over 100 nationalities attend York St John University.
  • York St John University is in the top 30 English universities for overall satisfaction in the 2019 National Student Survey.
  • 97% of York St John University Students are in work or further study six months after graduation (DHLE 2017).
  • 100% of first year students are guaranteed accommodation.

The eleven-acre site is situated in a stunning city central setting, facing the world-famous York Minster. The campus has undergone a £100 million transformation over the past 10 years to ensure students benefit from the right environment in which to study and live. A combination of old and contemporary buildings, the campus houses the following key facilities:

Other facilities include a dance studio, drama studio, music rooms (both practical and technical), TV and film production facilities, editing suites and dedicated art and design studios, with a new Creative Centre due for completion in 2021. There are several catering outlets and the Students’ Union has a bar, café, shop and offices on campus. Find out more about where to eat on campus.

Offering over 200 undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses, including foundation degrees, joint honours and study abroad options.

York St John University also includes YSU London, located in the heart of London and offering a variety of postgraduate courses.

Visit the website to find out more about York St John University.

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Contact Information

Student Recruitment  
Student Recruitment Office 
York St John University
Lord Mayor's Walk
YO31 7EX 
01904 876956 
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