About the institution
York St John University was granted university status in 2006. It is renowned for its teacher training but also offers courses in areas such as art and design, business and computing. It has an 11-acre campus situated opposite the famous York Minster cathedral, where the university’s graduation ceremonies take place. Its Foss Building houses a psychology lab, a biomechanics lab and physiotherapy labs. Other facilities include a dance studio, TV and film production facilities and editing suites.