York College of Pennsylvania

Location York
Established 1787
Famous For Liberal Arts Education


York College of Pennsylvania is one of the private colleges in the US that is located in Spring Garden Township, Pennsylvania. It was established in 1787 and has been providing high-quality education to thousands of students. The college offers more than 70 baccalaureate majors, master's degrees in business, education, public policy, and nursing and a doctoral program in nursing practice. 

Some of the most popular majors include biology, nursing, business, sports management, psychology, engineering and criminal justice. The curriculum involves seminars and workshops that prepare the students for professional success. All the qualified students of the college receive experience-based learning opportunities. 

Services for International Students

The Student Success Division at the college works to help students grow intellectually and personally. Mentors are assigned to students who help them stay on track and provide various professional skills. The Student Accessibility Services division serves students with disabilities by providing them with a quality learning experience. 


  • 93rd in the Regional Universities North by the US News National Universities Rankings 
  • 150th in the Top Performers on Social Mobility category in the US News National Universities Rankings  
  • >600th in the US by Times Higher Education World University Rankings of 2022


Through the Office of Residence Life and Campus Housing, York College Pennsylvania provides a safe and inclusive living environment to the students on campus. The first-year students are placed into traditional halls, and the upper-division students are given an opportunity to choose from various options, including traditional halls, apartments, suites and houses. 

About Location

Spring Garden Township is a small township that is located in York County, Pennsylvania. The township offers a range of recreational opportunities for students that include parks and other outdoor spaces. There are several restaurants and shopping areas in the region that can be explored by the students during their free time. 

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