What is the Oxford study abroad experience like? Immerse yourself in the student culture at the world-renowned University of Oxford, one of the oldest and most prestigious universities of the English-speaking world. Stroll through town observing the diverse English architecture, and sightseeing such historic gems as Carfax Tower, the University Church of St. Mary the Virgin, and Bodleian Library.
Located just 60 miles from the hustle and bustle of London, Oxford has so much to see and do on the University of Oxford campus, and great nature walks as it’s a very green city. Meet students from all over the world and truly have a global classroom as you experience university life in Oxford with our Oxford study abroad program!
I know that this title makes it seem like I've had some existential awakening, and I now I have everything figured out. But I don't. Basically, I just picked the most pretentious title I could think of, and I’m taking it from there.
Honesty time: I loved my time at Oxford, but that doesn’t necessarily mean you will.
A semester (or, term, as they would say it in the UK) at Oxford is amazing, but it’s fast-paced and rigorous. If you are studying any humanities subject, you can most likely bet on writing an average of 3,000 words per week, on top of the various readings your tutors will assign.