The Somerville community is ambitious, hard-working and open-minded. We are an informal College with great food, plenty of facilities, and proximity to many major departments, as well as to Jericho and central Oxford. 85% of undergrads live in College but everyone gets to enjoy the gardens, food, welfare support, music, sport and much more besides.
There's a College room for all 1st-year & finalist undergrads - for many others too. Capacity is always increasing.
Musical? Sporty? Mathsy? Inventive? Find your niche with friends who share your passions at Somerville.
The College takes student wellbeing seriously. Help is always at hand. Find out how you'll be looked after.
Our Chapel has been independent from the off and enjoys all kinds of speakers. It's also home turf for our Choir.
Somerville's subsidised nursery is a legacy of its commitment to higher education for women.
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