Welcome to Oxford, 'The City of Dreaming Spires', and a thriving international community, with academics, researchers and students from over 140 countries engaged in world-class research and teaching with a global impact. Whether you are thinking of joining the University from overseas, have already accepted a job offer or study place here and are planning your relocation, or are moving from another part of the UK, you can be sure to find a supportive and cosmopolitan environment in which to make your home.
These pages are intended to help you cover all the practicalities before, during, and after your move, and to provide information to help you to settle in as quickly as possible and make the most of all the wonderful opportunities the University and city have to offer.
Please email the Welcome Service Coordinator, Sue Morris, if you have any questions about the information provided on this site.
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NEWS - Help with the cost of living
We are all aware of the financial pressures at the moment from rising food and fuel costs. Oxford City Council has compiled some resources which may be useful to help with the cost of living crisis.