St Peters College
St Peter's College.

St Peter's College

St Peter’s is known for its friendliness, informality, good humour, excellent relations between students and tutors and its strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Located in the heart of central Oxford, the College offers a wide range of subjects and welcomes students from all backgrounds and all parts of the world.

Students at St Peter’s College

All freshers are accommodated in single study bedrooms on the main site. Attractive, en-suite college residences, with communal kitchens, are located close by for students in other year groups. A delicious range of food is available three times a day at subsidised prices in the beautiful college Dining Hall. The student-run bar and flourishing programme of community activities adds to the warmth of college life. Both the college library and the dedicated law library are open 24/7. A student finance officer, and hardship funds, are available to help support students.

A wide range of sports is played at St Peter’s. The college has access to shared sports facilities, including a boathouse and subsidised gym membership.

Music, the arts and college publications thrive and distinguished speakers regularly give talks. The college supports a lively instrumental and jazz performance programme and its wonderful mixed-voice choir continues the college’s strong choral tradition.

Read more on the college website.

St Peter’s is...

...everyone being so supportive of each other. St Peter’s is truly a home away from home!
Oliver made up of amazing people, especially the staff and tutors who are always willing to go above and beyond to make sure you feel supported in every way possible.

...a 10/10 close-knit and inclusive community, whether you are mid-essay or mid-pint.

...a college where you’ll be appreciated for being yourself.

...a well-grounded atmosphere and vibrant student body.

College facilities

To compare facilities across different colleges, please visit our College Facilities Table.

St Peter's CollegeStudents studying in the grounds of St Peter's College.

College accommodation
All first years on site
Usually offered for first year and one other year
Usually offered for three years
Usually offered for all years
Some vacation storage for international students
Dining hall
Gym on site
Library open 24/7
Computer rooms/stations
Wi-Fi throughout college
Music room
Theatre/performance space
Multi-faith prayer room
Clubs & societies activities
Music society
Dramatic society
College student magazine/paper
Some subject societies
Other societies

In order to ensure that all areas of the UK are fully supported by the University of Oxford, our colleges are working together to establish Oxford for UK, a series of regional outreach programmes offering tailored and local support to students of mixed ages, their parents and teachers.

Getting in touch with the college linked to your region has no influence on your chances of being accepted to this or any other particular college. You are also very welcome to get in touch with any other college for advice about applying or studying here.

St Peter's College is part of Oxford for North West.

Link Local Authorities

Isle of Man
St. Helens
Waltham Forest


Access and Outreach at St Peter's 
Access and Outreach Coordinator: Anna McMurtrie
 +44 (0) 1865 614699

Postal address:
St Peter's College
New Inn Hall Street, Oxford OX1 2DL