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York universities

Packed full of heritage, culture and plenty to do, it’s no wonder that York attracts students from all over the country. Whatever your reason to visit, from open days to graduation celebrations, check out our guide to York’s universities and get your stay off to a great start.

University of York

From inventive teaching and groundbreaking research to its leafy modern campus and great student life, the University of York has it all.

York St John University

Based in the heart of the city, York St John University stands out with its career focused courses and great urban campus.



Looking for a hotel in York?

We've got plenty of hotels in York to choose from. Premier Inn Blossom Street North and Premier Inn Blossom Street South are both in the city centre and a five-minute walk from York train station. Our York North hotel is about a mile from the city centre, with easy access to the A19, A64 and the businesses in and around Clifton. To be within striking distance of the York Designer Outlet, or to get to the A1(M) quickly, Premier Inn York South West is the ideal place to stay. Premier Inn York North West puts you 3-4 miles from the train station and is close to handy road connections.