About Egham - Royal Holloway

The Royal Holloway campus, dominated by gothic grandeur of the Founders Building, is set in 135 acres of parkland and situated 30km from Central London. It was founded in 1879 initially as a women-only college. At our Royal Holloway summer school, students get the chance to experience life at one of the UK’s top universities.

Recommended ages: 10-17 

Programme dates

TURN 1: 17 Jun – 01 Jul
TURN 2: 01 Jul – 15 Jul
TURN 3: 15 Jul – 29 Jul
TURN 4: 29 Jul – 12 Aug

Royal Holloway – Programme Highlights

  • 3 full-days to London, 1 to Oxford, 1 to Brighton
  • 1 half-day to Egham
  • On-site activities: Diverse programme including British sports, tailored workshops and fun team challenges
  • Other: Sunset boat disco on the River Thames


  • Modern single en-suite bedrooms
  • Kitchens/social spaces in every block, furnished to a very high standard
  • Wi-Fi Internet access in all rooms
  • The accommodation blocks are located very conveniently for access to the canteen
  • Accommodation is typically configured in flats of six to eight bedrooms sharing a kitchen space


  • London Heathrow


  • London Gatwick


  • London Stansted

    1hr 45mins

Royal Holloway, Egham


  • 40 minutes from central London by train from nearby Egham station
  • Large, modern campus in stunning grounds
  • Kitchens/social spaces in every block
  • Lessons in the iconic Founder’s Building
  • Café and shop available on campus
  • WiFi access across the whole campus
  • State of the art sports facilities including extensive outdoor sports fields, tennis courts, basketball courts and football pitches.