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:

 

Spring 2015

January 9–April 17, 2015*

Applications accepted until
Nov 1, 2014
SSO begins on arrival
Jan 9, 2015
SSO concludes and students depart
Apr 17, 2015

 

Fall 2015

September 4 – December 13, 2015*

Yearlong applications accepted until
May 1, 2015
Semester applications accepted until
Jun 1, 2015
SSO begins on arrival
Sep 4, 2015
SSO concludes and students depart
Dec 13, 2015

 

Spring 2016

January 8 – April 17, 2016*

Applications accepted until 
Oct 1, 2015
SSO begins on arrival
Jan 8, 2016
SSO concludes and students depart
Apr 17, 2016

 

 

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