Open Days and Visits
Open Days 2014 St John’s College
Our next college open days will be held on 2nd, 3rd July and 19th September
If you would like to book lunch please e-mail Lorna Stevenson on email@example.com with the following information:
Preferred Contact Address:
School and School Postcode:
Details of any special requirements due to diet or disablities:
As a guideline we limit lunches to 10 per school, however if you would like to book a larger party (e.g. you are a large sixth form college or bringing pupils from a consortium of schools, please contact us to discuss your requirements).
Typical Open Day programme
Please note that there may be some slight revisons to the programme for 2014.
10am - 5pm The College will be open for drop-in visits
Come to the Lodge in St Giles or the 'Back Lodge' in Parks Road - look out for our banners.
Tours will be leaving from Canterbury Quad at regular intervals, or if you prefer, you are free to wander around independently.
Make sure you visit our 'meet the students' and 'meet the admissions team' stalls also in Canterbury Quad.
Our Student Ambassadors will be available throughout the day to chat and answer questions. They will be easy to spot as they will be wearing bright red polo shirts.
12-2pm Lunch - in the Hall
If you have booked lunch with us, please go to the Hall. Student Ambassadors will be on hand to help.
Subject Panel Sessions - in the Garden Quad Auditorium
1:00 - 1:30 pm Humanties
2:00 - 2:30 pm Social Sciences
3:00 - 3:30 pm Sciences including Mathematics and Medicine
Tea 1:30-4:00pm - in the Garden Quad Reception Room
Tea and light refreshments will be offered in the Garden Quad Reception Room during which there will be an opportunity to meet subject tutors and current students.
One night's accommodation is available for students and teachers coming from outside a 70 mile radius of Oxford. We regret that we are unable to offer accommodation to any accompanying parents or friends. Overnight accommodation books up very quickly so if you do need to stay with us, please make sure you make your reservation as quickly as possible. To book overnight accommodation, please e-mail Lorna Stevenson at firstname.lastname@example.org . Details required are the same as those required for lunch booking (see above). Those staying overnight will automatically be booked in for an evening meal, breakfast and lunch.
Travel and Parking for Open Days
Note that car travel and parking in Oxford City Centre can be problematic, particularly on Open Days. For advice about travel and parking please go to:
Travel and Parking: open day parking
Visiting Oxford at Other Times
The University’s Undergraduate Admissions Office holds a series of 'Introducing Oxford Talks and Tours' during February half term and the Easter holidays.
To book onto a tour of St John's, please use the online booking form found here: Tour booking form
Details of how to book a place can be found on the Oxford University website.
You can also watch a Guided Tour of St John's video on this website which was created by some of our students.