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Welcome to Linacre College
We are delighted that you will be joining us at Linacre and we look forward to welcoming you to the College community.
We know that you receive a huge amount of information before moving to Oxford and during your first few weeks as a new student, so we have created this page to help you find the essentials, discover what to do when and who to ask for further information. We hope that this page will help you transition to Oxford and College life, and support you as you settle in.
One of the most important documents for you to read is the College Handbook, which hosts a wealth of information on all things Linacre.
- Ensure you have completed all your academic (department) and financial (college) conditions.
- Register with the College Doctor and watch their introductory video. It is important that you complete this registration before you arrive. You are not covered by the NHS until you are registered with a local doctor.
- Complete our Information Form
- Take time to read through the College Contract. You will be asked to sign a copy of this on arrival.
- Mid-September 2021 - Registration/enrolment will open, you will recieve further information via email
- Monday 5th October 2021 - College induction activities will begin, a timetable will be made available in due course
- Saturday 16th October 2021 - Matriculation will take place, futher details will follow
- Find out what a college is
- Learn how Oxford works
- Ensure you have booked accommodation
- Apply for your visa
- Find out how you will pay your fees
- Read advice for International Students, including how to set up a UK bank account
- Ensure you are up to date with your immunisations
- Register with the College Doctor and watch their introductory video
- Apply for a Scholarship
- Find help for students with disabilities
- Read our information for students arriving with families
- Consider ordering your Academic Dress from Walters, The Varsity Shop or Shepherd & Woodward
- Read our Covid-19 Information
- Read our student-produced FAQs
- Find out how to support your Health and Welfare at Oxford
- Be ready to sign the College Contract
- Find your way around Linacre
- Find your way around Oxford Libraries, Departments and Colleges
- Join the CR Facebook Group - Information will follow in due course
- Save a copy of our Freshers' Week timetable (timetable to follow)
- Watch the Bodleian Libraries induction video
- Check out Blackwell's Bookshop