Thank you for your gifts of time that have helped students and alumni prepare for that vital next step on the career ladder. You have mentored over 800 students via the York Profiles and Mentors website, providing support to students (‘mentees’) who are preparing to start their career

Mentoring can be anything from a few brief email contacts to a long-term coaching relationship. The core of a mentoring relationship is conversation, whether by […]

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In 2018 York launched a major new research centre, the Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre (IGDC). It is an ambitious research and teaching centre, committeed to improving policy and livelihoods, investing in the future generations of students through innovative teaching programmes and supporting York’s first class research base

The IGDC conducts research that promotes the needs of the most vulnerable groups in society. Through the Centre, York is supporting citizenship for global development […]

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Skills for life

Your gifts of time, expertise and work experience all make a tremendous impact. You support us in numerous ways – this year over 1,200 of you volunteered over 12,000 hours of your time to support York students – thank you so much!

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Yu Funded it

We want everyone who comes to York to reach their potential – not just academically but also as employable, active and creative individuals who can fully participate in the community.

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Shaping minds

Your help allows us to give financial support to independent critical thinkers of the future. We want York students to prosper in a global workplace and contribute to the diverse skills and perspectives in our international community.

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