Schools Individuals Employers

Schools

Staff looking to encourage young people to progress to higher education

Individuals

Anyone considering higher education, as well as current students

Employers

Businesses seeking access to our partner universities and college

Open & Taster Days

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2016

17th February

York St John University

- English Language & Linguistics and TESOL Course Taster Day

2016

17th February

York St John University

- History, American Studies and War Studies Course Taster Day

2016

20th February

Askham Bryan College

- Higher Education Open Day

2016

23rd February

York St John University

- English Literature and Creative Writing Course Taster Day

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First thoughts about higher education

An introduction to higher education for students considering their post-16 options. Find out about what and where you can study, and how to get there.

Mature student for home page

Over 21 and considering returning to education?

Our Mature Students' page has lots of information to help you make the right choices about how, where and what you study.

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Student Community Guide (for current students in York)

Brought to you by the Student Community Partnership, this is an essential guide for students living in residential areas in York.

Life in York

Why York?

York has something to offer everyone - find out why it's a great place to be a student!

Community Life

Useful information about living in a residential area in York, from moving house to recycling.

Volunteering

Volunteering is an excellent way to have fun and give something back to the local community.

Looking after yourself

Useful links to student support organisations and advice on keeping safe in the city.

Recent News

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Thirsk School visit Higher Education institutions across York

Year 9 students from Thirsk School visited higher education campuses across York.

Student fashion show raises £30k for refugee charities

A fashion show hosted by the University of York raised more than £30,000 for two charities supporting refugees.

York students get money-smarter

Representatives from local banks, universities and colleges heard about initiatives to make students money-smarter at the Student Money Week launch.

Recent News

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Thirsk School visit Higher Education institutions across York

Year 9 students from Thirsk School visited higher education campuses across York.

Student fashion show raises £30k for refugee charities

A fashion show hosted by the University of York raised more than £30,000 for two charities supporting refugees.

York students get money-smarter

Representatives from local banks, universities and colleges heard about initiatives to make students money-smarter at the Student Money Week launch.

Be inspired - Events for all

Events for all

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2016

16th February

History of and contemporary issues in Trans health

- University of York

2016

16th February

Travelling bodies and minds: Re-negotiating fluidity in society

- University of York

2016

16th February

Changes of state and mind

- University of York

2016

18th February

Ethics and the environment

- University of York

Case Studies

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Kieron Smith, Askham Bryan College

Kieron Smith studied on the Animal Management course at Askham Bryan from 2013 and has since completed his degree and gained a lecturing position at Askham Bryan.

Read Kieron's full case study to find out about his experience of studying a higher education course in a College environment, and the work experience opportunities he was able to access while studying.

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Resources

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