About Oxford Brookes University

Overlooking the dreaming spires of Oxford only four miles from the centre, the closed green Oxford Brookes University campus of Harcourt Hill is spacious and set in beautifully landscaped grounds. Apart from being one of the most distinguished university cities in the world, Oxford has plenty of museums, theatres, cinemas and shops making it an ideal location for aspiring students.

Recommended ages: 12-17 (students younger than 12 not accepted)

Programme Dates

TURN 1: 01 Jul – 15 Jul
TURN 2: 15 Jul – 29 Jul
TURN 3: 29 Jul – 12 Aug

Oxford - home to Oxford Brookes University

Oxford – home to Oxford Brookes University

Oxford Brookes University – Programme Highlights

  • 1 full-day to Oxford, 1 full-day to London, 1 full-day to Stratford-upon-Avon
  • 5 half-days to Oxford including entrances to Christ Church College and punting
  • On-site activities: Outdoor challenges, movies, Colour Run, and dance and drama workshops
  • Other: Professional guided tour of the historic Oxford city centre


  • Single en-suite bedrooms arranged along corridors of 6-8 rooms
  • Maximum sharing one bedroom: 1
  • Rooms are all recently refurbished to a high standard and all include a desk for private study
  • Each accommodation block has a communal kitchen which can be used as a social space



  • London Heathrow

    50 mins

  • London Gatwick

    1hr 40mins

  • London Stansted

    1hr 45mins

Oxford Brookes University, Oxford


  • Four miles from the city centre with bus stop located on campus
  • Kitchen facilities/social spaces in every accommodation block
  • Student Union space used for discos and karaoke
  • Excellent onsite sports facilities including extensive sports fields, swimming pool and indoor sports hall
  • Fitness suite available for group leaders
  • Starbucks cafe/coffee stand open during the day
  • Newly renovated dining and socialising area