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The University of York

[Map showing this university's water resource]

The water resource is marked blue on this map of campus.

Duck Density:
1.0 ducks/rood
Water resource:
The lake on campus, starting at Derwent college, and finishing at the back of Wentworth college.
49.5 roods (50000 m2)
Ducks / Student:

University Information

The University of York was founded in 1963 with 200 students. Since then, it has expanded to 10,000 students and has over 30 academic departments and research centres.

The University has a collegiate system in which most staff and all students are members of colleges.

The main campus at Heslington is a 200-acre landscaped park, well known for its lake and wildfowl. Here the colleges and academic buildings are on a level site within walking distance of each other. Proximity to the historic city of York makes the University a popular choice and provides a pleasant working and residential environment.

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