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Which colleges accept Visiting Students?

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Blackfriars HallBlackfriars Hall admits about 10 undergraduate visiting students per year, as one year registered visiting students.

Visiting students study Theology, Philosophy, Psychology, Classics in translation, and English literature. Students can benefit from additional lectures and special events in theology, philosophy, and medical ethics organised by the hall's research institutes and research partners.

We welcome applications from postgraduate student visitors to work in our academic staff's areas of expertise.

Students from Caldwell College, Dominican University, Fairfield University, Fordham University, Iona College, Molloy College, Providence College, Saint Louis University, Saint Mary's College, University of Denver, University of San Francisco, and Villanova University should apply via their home institution.Independent applications are welcomed, although an administration fee may be charged. We require a completed application form, personal statement of reasons for wishing to study at Blackfriars Hall, an academic reference, a sample of written work, and a transcript of record of education from the home institution. Additionally, students who have not previously been tutored in English at university level are required to provide evidence of proficiency in English.

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 278441
Email: admissions@bfriars.ox.ac.uk

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Corpus Christi The subjects offered can vary from year to year, depending on undergraduate numbers and teaching provision. Please refer to the college website.We have links with Columbia and Barnard University, and also Keio University in Japan, but welcome applications from other institutionsWe require a completed application form, personal statement of reasons for wishing to study the proposed course, two academic references (preferably from academics at the home institution), a sample of written work and a transcript or record of education from the home institution. Additionally, students who have not previously been tutored in English at university level are required to provide evidence of proficiency in English.

Tel: +44 (0)1865 276693
Email: admissions.office@ccc.ox.ac.uk

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ExeterPreference is given to those students wishing to spend a full academic year here but some subjects will consider one or two terms.We cannot consider applications for Economics & Management, Earth Sciences, Fine Art, Human Sciences, Oriental Studies, Medicine, PPE, Physics, Zoology  or Theology.In addition to our Williams-Exeter visiting student programme we offer a limited number of places to individual visiting students (typically DAAD, ERASMUS or Junior Year Abroad) each yearTel: +44 (0) 1865 279648
Email: admissions@exeter.ox.ac.uk

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HertfordWe take 25 registered visiting students per year.Hertford accepts visiting students for a variety of subjects in the humanities and social sciences. For information on Hertford College's visiting student scheme please visit the college website.

Or contact either Dr Josephine Reynell, the Tutor for Visiting Students at visiting.students@hertford.ox.ac.uk or our administrative assistant Ms Louise Turner at louise.turner@hertford.ox.ac.uk
Lady Margaret HallWe welcome applications from students wishing to study at Oxford from universities and colleges in the USA. Up to 25 Visiting Students will be in residence at any one time.A list of the subjects we currently offer, and more detailed information can be found on the college website. 

For further information please visit the college website.

If you have any questions, please contact Mrs Clare Atkin, Visiting Student Administrator.

Email: visiting.students@lmh.ox.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 1865 284260
Postal address: Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, OX2 6QA

MagdalenMagdalen will admit up to the equivalent of ten visiting students each year, for the whole year or for one or two individual terms.  Applications should be made to OSAP and will be accepted up to eight weeks prior to the start of the intended period of residence in Oxford. The application should consist of a sample of written work in one of the subjects the applicant is intending to study at Magdalen or in their Major, two letters of recommendation and a completed application form. For further information please contact Magdalen's Tutor for Visiting Students: Dr Robert Jacobs.

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 276063
Email: robert.jacobs@magd.ox.ac.uk

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Mansfield

We normally admit 38-40 visiting students per year. Preference is given to full year students, but it is sometimes possible to study for two terms (Hilary and Trinity, the spring and summer terms).

Most subjects that the college offers are available to visiting students (see the full list.) We have established links with a number of universities but welcome applicants from other institutions.

If you are interested in learning more about our Visiting Student Programme, please see our website. Please feel free to contact the Director if you have any pre-application questions: vsp@mansfield.ox.ac.uk

Address: Mansfield College, Oxford, OX1 3TF, United Kingdom
Fax: +44 1865 282910
Tel: +44 1865 270999 (and ask to be connected to the College Office)
Email: vsp@mansfield.ox.ac.uk

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OrielA small number of places each year. We only consider applications for the full academic year (aside from exchange programme participants), and are only able to offer places to students from our linked universities in North America.Most subjects that the college offers (please see the college website for the full list). Please check with the college to confirm that we are able to offer your subject in the year in which you plan to study with us. We are not able to offer places for Medicine.We admit students from Barnard College, the University of Notre Dame and Columbia University.Students from our linked universities should consult with their International Study Office or equivalent for details of the application process. Please contact Megan Roper at academic.office@oriel.ox.ac.uk if you have any further questions.
PembrokeWe take up to 35 visiting students per year. We only take students for the full academic year. We admit students from the following institutions: Barnard, Brown, Bryn Mawr, Columbia, Cornell, Duke, Georgetown, George Washington, Haverford, Illinois Wesleyan, Tufts, Penn and Vassar.  Students from other institutions, or other institutions interested in sending students to Pembroke, should contact Lynn.wilkinson@pmb.ox.ac.uk.   For further information, please see the college website or email lynn.wilkinson@pmb.ox.ac.uk.
Regent's ParkRegent's Park College welcomes independent applications either for a complete academic year or for one or two terms.Regent's specialises in the Humanities and Social Sciences but we cannot accept applications to study Law. Applicants should have completed at least one year of academic study and achieved high standards.We have links with several US universities and are pleased to extend our links throughout the world.Applicants must submit a completed form plus an academic transcript, references, details of financial support, a personal statement and a sample of written work. The application form can be found on the college web site – follow the link to Undergraduates and then to Visiting Students.

Tel: +44 (0)1865 288120
Email: elisabet.ottosson@regents.ox.ac.uk
Web: www.rpc.ox.ac.uk
St Anne'sSt Anne's admits visiting students for the full academic year. Applications are only accepted through the providers and institutions listed on the college website. Please note that applications from individuals will not be considered. Preference will be given to those applying for the full academic year. Up to 30 visiting students will be in residence at any one time.We will consider applications for the following subjects: Biochemistry, Classical Archaeology and Ancient History, Classics, Computer Science, Economics, English, Experimental Psychology, Geography, History, Modern Languages (Italian), Music, Oriental Studies, Philosophy, Politics.St Anne's recruits its Visiting Students through the following providers: The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University and Institute for Study Abroad Butler University.
We also have individual institutional links with many North American colleges and universities. A list of these institutions can be found on the St Anne's College website.

Further details on how to apply are available from the college website.

Tel: +44 (0)1865 274840
Email: shona.quinn@st-annes.ox.ac.uk

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St Catherine's

St Catherine's admits up to 50 visiting students per year for full year, Michaelmas term (the autumn term) or Hilary and Trinity terms (the spring and summer terms).

St Catherine's offers an extensive and diverse number of subjectsWe have links with many US universities and are pleased to extend our links throughout the world.Please contact Helen.Alexander@stcatz.ox.ac.uk for an application form and details.

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St Edmund HallWe welcome applications from students wishing to visit Oxford from Universities outside Europe.  Preference is given to applicants for a full year, but applications for part of the year  (either Michaelmas term - the autumn term - or Hilary and Trinity terms - the spring and summer terms) are welcome.  Up to 35 visiting students will be in residence at any one time. We offer a wide range of subjects for visiting students to study. Please see full details on our college website under: Admissions > Visiting Students > Courses

We have links with many universities in North America and elsewhere, and also accept students through Butler and Arcadia.

Further details on how to apply are available from the college website.


Tel: +44 (0)1865 279011
Email: admissions@seh.ox.ac.uk

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St Hugh'sSt Hugh's accepts applications for those wishing to study as undergraduate visiting students, usually for one academic year.Any subject offered by the college for standard undergraduate admissions (except Medicine and Fine Art). For more information, and an application form, please see: the St Hugh's college website.

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 274910
Email: admissions@st-hughs.ox.ac.uk

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St Peter'sSt Peter's College accepts 25 visiting students per year.Most subjects that the college offers for standard undergraduate admissions, with the exception of Law. See the college website.We have links with several US universities, including Barnard, Brandeis, Brown, Columbia, Emory, Georgetown, MIT, UPenn, Wellesley and with universities in Asia including Hitotsubashi, Tsinghua and Waseda. We are open to applications from all reputable universities in the world.

For further information on the college, our Visiting Students programme and how to apply visit our website or contact us at:

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 278863
Email: admissions@spc.ox.ac.uk

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WadhamWe welcome applications from students at universities and colleges in the USA who will come to Oxford for the entire academic year. Applications are accepted through the Sarah Lawrence College International Program office and Wadham College. Up to 30 full-time places are available.Visiting Students can usually study any of the subjects available to regular Oxford undergraduates with occasional exceptions. Students take two subjects per term, and have seven tutorials per subject.There are lectures to complement the tutorial experience. We also run a Core Programme designed to introduce students to cultural, historical and political aspects of Britain, and to broaden their intellectual experiences. This includes excursions, evening lectures and cultural events.As one of the oldest and best established visiting student programmes at Oxford University, we have recently had students from: Swarthmore College, Reed College, Wesleyan University, Brown University, Brandeis University, the New School, Sarah Lawrence College, Tufts University and Eugene Lang College. We welcome students from other institutions to apply as well.If you are interested in finding out more about the Wadham Visiting Student Programme (Sarah Lawrence at Oxford Program) then please contact: Prema Samuel at psamuel@sarahlawrence.edu

For general information about the programme please see Sarah Lawrence College International Program

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WorcesterWorcester hosts about 25 visiting students in any given term.Classics, Philosophy, English, Modern Languages, History, Religion, Mathematics, Politics, Economics, Physics. For further details please see the college website.Princeton University students and Wellesley College students may apply to Worcester directly; we welcome applications from students at all other American institutions through IFSA-Butler.For further information about the programme and how to apply please see the college website.