Student leading visitors on tour

Open Days

St Peter's contributes to the University of Oxford Open Days, giving you the chance to get a flavour of student life here and to ask our current students, tutors, and admissions staff all of your questions.

St Peter’s College will be running a number of events during the Open Day on Friday 17 September.  

8:00-12:00 and 12.30-16.30 – Written Q&A via Slido 

Students and Staff will be available throughout the day on Friday 17 September to answer any questions that you have about college facilities, social and/or academic life at St Peter’s College.

10:00 – 11:00 

‘What I wish I knew when applying to Oxford’ Panel with Students via Instagram (spc_oxford)

This session will give you an insight into what our students wished they knew before applying to Oxford; they will touch on misconceptions, applying and more!

11.30 – 12.15 

‘Deep dive into the SPC Community’ Session with Students via Instagram (spc_oxford)

This session will give you a better understanding of our ethos here at St Peter’s. You will hear from some students here, who will describe what its like living at Peter’s. 

13:00 – 14:00 

‘What’s an Oxford Tutorial Like?’ Session with Tutor Professor Stephen Tuffnell (History) via Instagram (spc_oxford)

Join our History Session with Stephen Tuffnell where you will get an insight into what tutorials are like. Along with a student helper, Professor Tuffnell will describe how the tutorial system works, and will even offer a demonstration too!

14.30 – 15:00

Quickfire Q&A with SPC Students via Instagram (spc_oxford)

This quickfire session with our SPC Students will answer all of your FAQs. 

15:00 – 15:45

‘Subjects at Oxford’ Panel with Students via Instagram (spc_oxford)

This panel with our students and staff will answer all your questions about subjects at Oxford. Do all colleges offer all subjects? Do I have to get certain grades to study a subject? How does Humanities and Science differ in being taught? We will answer them all!

16:00 – 16.45

‘Science at Oxford’ Session with Dr David Alonso (Physics) and Others via Instagram (spc_oxford)

Join our session with Dr Alsonso to better understand how Science works in Oxford. 


‘Tea and Talk’ Closing Session with Students and Admissions staff via Instagram (spc_oxford)

As the open day draws to a close, grab a cup of tea – or any other drink – and ask us anything you like whilst sipping a cuppa!

Keep an eye on our social media fees (@SPCOutreach on Twitter and Instagram) for the latest updates, and please do not hesitate to contact us ( if you have any questions.