Your choice

Deciding whether or not to go to university is a big decision for everyone, but especially if you don't know people who have been, or if you haven't had a chance to find out what it might be like.

Maybe you think that you might not fit in or have things in common with other students? We know that some exceptionally talented students don't think that Oxford is for them - and we want that to change.

So you can feel confident about deciding whether to apply, Oxford runs thousands of free events and programmes every year. These give potential applicants like you a chance to learn about student life here, often first hand from tutors and current students, as well as equipping you to submit a strong UCAS application. We hope that this will help you discover if Oxford might be right for you. 

Three years ago I thought it extremely unlikely that I would be here today. If you’re reading this and thinking the same, then we have something in common.


Sign up to our Choosing Oxford newsletter and visit our undergraduate admissions website for all the latest information about applying to Oxford.

Please fill in our feedback form about this prospectus to be entered in a prize draw. 

Our 2024 University-wide undergraduate Open Days will be held on 26 and 27 June and 20 September. For further information, please visit our website.

An Oxford student smiling with friends
An Oxford student smiling with friends
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