The small and friendly academic communities which make Oxford a special place to study and live.
Oxford is made up of over 30 colleges and halls providing every student with a safe and supportive environment from day one.
You can specify a college preference on your UCAS form or make an open application. Find out more.
Every college has its own character although the facilities are generally pretty similar. Explore them now.
Start by checking which colleges offer your course.
Students pay for accommodation and food although this is often heavily subsidised. Find out more about the cost.
You don't have to be in Oxford to have a look round. These 360° views will take you on a virtual tour.
Find out more about your accommodation options and what it's like to live in Oxford.
Open days are the best time to look round colleges and meet current students and tutors.
Facilities at colleges are generally pretty similar but this table will help you compare them.
Short videos of students talking about some aspect of their time at Oxford.
Wednesday 27 June, Thursday 28 June
and Friday 14 September
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