This section of the website has been compiled by the admissions team at HYMS to give you as much information as possible about the course, our academic requirements, and other prerequisites.
Please take time to read through all of the pages in this section, starting with the Quick Links on the right, and we're sure you'll find everything you need to know.
Latest news for applicants
- Office Closure:
The Admissions Office will be closed on Monday 27th May,for the Bank Holiday, re-opening on Tuesday 28th May.
- Mitigating circumstances :
The only mitigating health circumstances we consider in the context of a candidate failing to meet the academic requirements is that of temporary illness, accident or injury at the time of assessment or examinations. You will need to write directly to us (emails are not acceptable) enclosing documentary evidence, such as a medical certificate, and, in the case of school leavers, a letter from your school confirming that Special Consideration forms were submitted to the exam board at the time of sitting your exams, and giving the dates of the exams for which those forms were submitted together with any other confirmatory information. The deadline for submitting any such application is Monday 1st July 2013 for IB students and Thursday 1st August 2013 for A Level students.
- Campus allocation and accommodation:
We have now sent campus allocation emails to our firm offer holders! The universities (York and Hull) will be in touch with you regarding accommodation soon. For reference, The University of Hull have sent their accommodation packs out by email. The York accommodation application process is done online, and you will receive an email from the university during the summer informing you when you can apply.
- 2013 applicants - Criminal records:
If you have any prior charges or convictions you must inform HYMS Associate Dean for Admissions in writing immediately. This includes both spent and unspent convictions. It also includes, but is not limited to, cautions, reprimands, final warnings, bind-over orders or similar, fixed penalty notices, penalty notices for disorder, ASBOs and VOOs. Information about your misdemeanour will not be availabe to the assessors who read your UCAS form, nor to your interviewers, and it will not affect how we rank your application. For further information please see http://www.hyms.ac.uk/undergraduate/fitness-to-practise.aspx
- 2013 entry statistics at a glance:
For 130 Home places, we received 933 applications in 2013, called 450 of those applicants to interview and made 304 of those interviewees an offer. For 10 Overseas places, we received 123 applications in 2013, called 30 of those applicants to interview and made 14 of those interviewees an offer.
Our admissions team
||Dr Janine Henderson
Associate Dean for Admissions
tel 01904 321767
||Sadie Drew Brown
Widening Participation Assistant
tel 01904 321762
tel 01904 321782
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