Life in York

Where student life comes alive

The University of York's inclusive campus environment and student-friendly city provide everything you need to make the most of your university experience. You'll make friends for life, discover new passions and learn invaluable skills that will set you up for a bright future.

Accommodation at the University of York

Accommodation guarantee

The University of York guarantee accommodation owned, managed or approved by the University if you apply for accommodation by 31 July.

If you pay overseas tuition fees, the University can guarantee you a room for each year of your course if you apply for the full letting period by the deadline date.

Accommodation is all on campus and there are a variety of options to choose from, including catered, self-catered and en-suite.

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HYMS pre-hospital care programme

Get stuck in with societies

At Hull York Medical School, there are plenty of societies you can get involved with, where you can meet new people, unwind or learn a new skill. Medical-specific societies such as Wilderness Medicine and MedSoc provide opportunities to socialise with other medical students, while a huge number of clubs are available for you to join as a member of the wider University of Hull Students’ Union.

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Teddy Bear Hospital

HYMS hockey team