Pre-Arrival Guide for new students starting in 2021/22

Pre-Arrival Guide for new students starting in 2021/22

Welcome from the Registry TeamCollege entrance on woodstock road

Many congratulations on receiving an offer of a place on your chosen course at the University of Oxford. We are delighted to welcome you at St Antony’s College and we hope this pre-arrival guide will answer many of your questions about the College admissions process, arrival in Oxford and life in the St Antony’s community.

St Antony’s College and Covid-19

For the latest University advice for students and offer-holders, please visit the University of Oxford COVID-19 update pages. Further guidance specific to the College can be found by visiting our dedicated COVID-19 page for students.

Pre-arrival newsletters:

Before you arrive, we will email you newsletters containing all the information you need before starting your course here at St Antony's College. Please make sure to read them and do get in touch if you should have any questions:  

Keep in touch

Please contact the Admissons and Communications Officer if your contact details change (for example, if you provided a university email address on application to the University of Oxford and have since graduated). It is especially important to keep your personal email address up to date, as this is how St Antony’s College will communicate with you prior to your arrival.

If you have any questions or need signposting to other information after reading the following pages, please do not hesitate to get in contact. We very much look forward to welcoming you to the College soon.

Term Dates 2021/22




Michaelmas 2021

Sunday 10 October

Saturday 4 December

Hilary 2022

Sunday 16 January

Saturday 12 March

Trinity 2022

Sunday 24 April

Saturday 18 June

Key Dates

15 July 2021 onwards College accommodation offers sent out
Early October 2021 First ‘battels’ statement (of fees and charges due in your first term) emailed to you
02 & 03 October 2021 Arrival Weekend
04 - 08 October 2021 Welcome Week (online and in person - details to be confirmed)
Late September/Early October (exact datesTBC) New Student Registration at College - in person details to be confirmed
Saturday 16 October 2021 Final deadline to pay the balance of your first ‘battels’ statement
Saturday 16 October 2021 Matriculation ceremony - details to be confirmed 
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