University of York
8.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2018)
In a few words
"Expensive cabs (no Uber here) and a limited nightlife. We've not been successful in BUCS. The Heslington East campus is isolated and we've got poor cycle lanes."
Quality of academic facilities
8.5 / 10
Location of university
8.5 / 10
Night life
6.9 / 10
Student union
6.8 / 10
How diverse is your university
7.3 / 10
Quality of teaching
7.8 / 10
Preparation for a job
8.2 / 10
Quality of other facilities
8.6 / 10
Cost of living
6.8 / 10

What students say about...

Fun Facts

"York is collegiate and Vanbrugh is definitely the best college."

Location of university

"York is a great tourist attraction and very pretty, with good access around the north..."

Night life

"The clubs here are not very good. They have no air conditioning so it gets very sweaty...."

Clubs and social environment

"Wednesday is sports night. This means excessive alcohol consumption and crazy fancy..."

Diverse backgrounds

"We have 'welcome week' to integrate international students and also aim to get students..."

Careers services

"If it wasn't for the help of my careers team, I don't think I'd have an internship..."


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


"There's something of a lack of diversity. We don't have an app for bus timetables..."

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