Pre-Arrival Guide for new students starting in 2023/24

Pre-Arrival Guide for new students starting in 2023/24

Welcome from the Academic Office 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.

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 Academic and Admissions 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 2023/24




Michaelmas 2023

Sunday 8 October

Saturday 2 December

Hilary 2024

Sunday 14 January

Saturday 9 March

Trinity 2024

Sunday 21 April

Saturday 15 June

Key Dates

4-5 July 2022 onwards College accommodation offers sent out
Late September / Early October 2022     First ‘battels’ statement (of fees and charges due in your first term) emailed to you
30 September & 01 October 2023 Arrival Weekend
02 - 06 October 2023 Welcome Week (details to be confirmed)
Mid September/Early October 2023  New Student Registration at College
Saturday 14 October 2023 Final deadline to pay the balance of your first College battels statement
Saturday 14 October 2023 Matriculation ceremony - details to be confirmed 
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