University of York
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7.4 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"There is a York Opportunity award that offers money to people who had to overcome hurdles to get to university. There's also the York scholarship/bursary that gives money to students from a low income background. There are lots of ethnic minority students."
Quality of facilities
7.8 / 10
Night life
7.4 / 10
Student union
6.5 / 10
How diverse is your university
6.6 / 10
Quality of teaching
7.6 / 10
Structure of courses
7.3 / 10
Preparation for a job
7.1 / 10

What students say about...

Location of university

"York as a city is honestly amazing, it's beautiful and the locals are lovely. There..."

Night life

"Student nights are great and there are plenty of places to get cheap drinks or nicer..."

Clubs and social environment

"It is a collegiate university so you immediately feel a sense of community. For the..."

Diverse backgrounds

"Their Centre for Global Programmes provides good international relations with other..."

Careers services

"There's lots of careers advice, especially on applying for internships and activities..."


"I like being able to enrich myself with a large library and an environment that encourages..."


"Living costs are quite high here and it doesn't feel like a major modern city."

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