Frequently Asked Questions

Getting to and from oxford

When should I arrive in Oxford for my summer school course?
When should I leave at the end of my summer school course?
Can you help me get to Oxford from the airport?
Do I need a visa to travel to the UK?
What kind of insurance do I need?

applying for the summer school

How do I apply for a place?
What's your cancellation policy?
The summer school course I want to do is fully booked
I don't study the subject at school - can I still apply?

academic information

Will I receive a certificate for attending the summer school?
Do I need to do any pre-reading?
How much contact time is there?
Is the Oxbridge International Summer School affiliated with Oxford University or Lincoln College?
Is the Oxbridge International Summer School accredited with any official accreditation bodies?

other useful information

What is a typical day on the Oxbridge International Summer School like?
Am I allowed to leave Oxford to visit friends or family?
Can you accommodate dietary requirements?
Are meals included during the course of the Oxbridge International Summer School?
How secure is the campus?
What happens in the case of an accident or an emergency?