Oxford Prospective Student Tour

3 hour walking tour and college lunch tailored to future Oxford University applicants

Thinking of applying to Oxford University? Or just wanting to experience what it’s like to be an Oxford University student? This tour is for you! This Oxford Prospective Student Tour is specifically tailored to the interests of prospective students and their parents. During this tour, you will be guided by a student of the university who will lead you through the university buildings and its colleges, including the ones you are interested in applying to. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and get a feel for student life at Oxford before joining the university yourself!

The Divinity School

Why Chose this Oxford Prospective Student Tour?

This tour is specifically tailored for future applicants who want to learn more about what it’s like to be a student at the University of Oxford. During this tour, you will learn about the academic and extracurricular opportunities available at the university. The tour also includes lunch with current students. This will provide you with the chance to ask them about their experiences and gain valuable insights into life at Oxford University. As two current students, we will introduce you to the Oxford University system by offering you a unique perspective of student life. If you let us know in advance about your topics of interest, we can provide you with tips on how to apply.

What does this 3 hour Oxford Prospective Student Tour include?

  • You will be guided by a current Oxford University student
  • Get a broad perspective of Oxford and the university
  • See Oxford’s amazing sites
  • Discover the history of the city
  • Visit two of the University’s colleges of your choice, including:
    • The front quad
    • The dinning hall
    • The chapel
    • The college gardens
  • Have lunch with your guide in their college dinning hall (included in price)
  • Visit your guide’s college
  • Get inside information on the application process
  • Visit all relevant faculty buildings and colleges to your course
  • Meet Oxford University students

Plan your visit

Once you book your tour, you will receive a confirmation email. We usually start our tours at Carfax Tower but please feel free to contact us if you would like to meet elsewhere.
We recommend you book a tour at the start of your stay in Oxford so that we can advise you on things to do during the rest of your stay.

This prospective student tour will be tailored around your future project of applying to the University so we advise the prospective student to give us a detailed account of their academic interests, this will allow us to provide you with a personalised visit including all the necessary information.


If you want to hear what other people thought of their tour, check out our Customer reviews, or visit our Immersive Oxford Experience facebook page.

Book your tour with us today

This tour was originally designed for the prospective student and their accompanies (3 people max). However, for larger groups, please email us.
———£340 per group