Applying to St Cross

St Cross College welcomes applications from well-qualified students who wish to study for a postgraduate degree at the University of Oxford. The College accepts both men and women graduate students to read for postgraduate degrees of the University with no restriction on subject.

Full details of the procedures for graduate admission to Oxford are found in the Graduate Studies Prospectus web pages.

If you have further questions about the application process that are not answered by those pages, you are advised to contact the Graduate Admissions Office, telephone +44 (0)1865 270059, or by email at, taking particular care to follow the instructions in the automatic reply. Alternatively you can write to:

Graduate Admissions Office
University Offices
Wellington Square
Oxford OX1 2JD

Application to St Cross College is made by naming it as your chosen college on the University application form.

For further details on the application process at the College level, please see St Cross Admissions Process. Information and assistance relating to visa applications is also available.

Any applicant wishing to visit the College for a tour or for lunch should contact the Admissions and Academic Assistant.

Pre-sessional intensive English courses are provided for international students who need to develop their skills for study at the University.  More information is available here.

Arranging a Tour

Offer holders and prospective students should contact the Admissions Assistant if they would like to visit St Cross and be taken on a tour by a member of staff.