FAQ

Does New College accept applications for my subject?

Please consult the Oxford University's College search.

How do I apply to New College?

To apply to New College, you must apply to the University of Oxford following the procedure described on the University website, and nominate New College as your first choice college. If you are accepted by the department or faculty in which you wish to study, your application will then be considered by New College.

Can I come to New College as a Visiting Student?

We do not usually take visiting students, other than through a few existing schemes with universities in the US and Munich. However, a few other colleges do, and further information about this is available on the University website.

Does New College have any scholarships for graduate students?

Yes, New College offers a relatively large number of generous college awards for graduate study ranging from £1,000 to £25,000 per annum. Please see Scholarships.

How do I apply for New College Graduate Scholarships?

Please see the Scholarships web page.

Where can I found out more about the College Financial Declaration? 

All colleges ask for a financial declaration, which is one of the conditions for admission to Oxford. The University website explains details of the College Financial Declaration.

Does New College accept applications from students from other Oxford colleges?

We do not normally accept applications for mid-course migrations from one college to another, but we are happy to accept applications from students who are starting a new course (e.g. MSt student applying for a DPhil.)

What accommodation is available to graduates at New College?

The majority of graduate students coming from outside Oxford can be housed in College accommodation in their first year with a reasonably good chance of a second year of housing. Oxford University graduates are not guaranteed accommodation, but most are accommodated for one year. Rooms for the second and third years are decided by means of a rooms ballot. 

Does College have any accommodation for couples?

New College does not have any accommodation for couples. 

Please see also: Oxford University FAQ