The Scholars' Semester in Oxford operates on the basis of a fifteen-week semester (approximately four months). The fall semester begins in early September and concludes mid-December. The spring semester begins in mid-January and concludes mid-April. Please review the following timeline for specific dates:

 

Fall 2016

Yearlong applications accepted until
May 1
Semester applications accepted until
June 1
SSO begins on arrival
September 2
SSO concludes and students depart
December 12

 

Spring 2017

Applications accepted until
October 1
SSO begins on arrival
January 6
SSO concludes and students depart
April 13

 

Fall 2017

Yearlong applications accepted until May 1
Semester applications accepted until June 1
SSO begins on arrival September 1
SSO concludes and students depart December 12
 

*Don't book your travel yet! Admitted students will receive specific travel info upon acceptance.