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  • Arrivals activities

    Arrivals activities are organised during Enrolment & Induction Week (20-26 September 2020).

    Overview of activities for new arrivals

  • The International Student Meeting Point (ISMP) is open during Enrolment & Induction Week:

    • Monday 20 January: 9.30-16.30
    • Tuesday 21 January: 9.30-16.30

    The ISMP is located in the Enquiry Centre (next to Reception), John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus.

    Our International Student Helpers will be there to answer your questions. Come to the ISMP to pick up a free map of Oxford, get information about arrival and social activities, book tickets for trips, and meet people over tea, coffee and biscuits.

    An International Student Helper will show you around the main shops in the city centre. Tours are free and start at the ISMP (International Student Meeting Point), John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus.

    • Monday 20 January: 11:30, 13:00, 15:00
    • Tuesday 21 January: 11:30, 13:00, 15:00

    An International Student Helper will show you around the campus and give you useful information. Tours are free and start at the ISMP (International Student Meeting Point), John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus.

    • Monday 20 January: 11:00, 14:00, 16:00
    • Tuesday 21 January: 11:00, 14:00, 16:00
    When
    Wednesday 22 January 2020
     Location
    The Terrace, JHBB
    Time
    17:30-19:30
     Booking
    No booking required, just turn up

    Join the International Student Advisers in ISAT for a very British pastime... a quiz! There will be food and prizes. This is a great opportunity to meet other new international students. This event is free.

    When
    Friday 24 January 2020
     Departure point
    Martyr’s Memorial: Oxford City Centre, Magdalen St, OX1 3AE
    Departure time
    2 tours available: 13:00 and 15:00
     Booking
    No booking required, just turn up

    The best way to discover Oxford is by foot. Come and enjoy this vibrant city, full of life and history. You will discover the beautiful and fascinating streets, buildings and famous colleges with a professional tour guide. This one-hour tour is free.

    When
    Saturday 26 January 2020
     Price
    £22
     Departure point
    Gipsy Lane bus Stop B6 (inside the campus)
    Departure time
    08:45

    Spend a day in the stunning city of Bath, famous for its Roman baths, Georgian architecture and its connection to renowned British novelist Jane Austen. There will be 1-hour coach tour and you’ll also get plenty of free time to explore the city.
    Ideas how to spend your free time in Bath include: Roman Baths Museum, Bath Abbey, Pulteney Bridge, Parade Gardens, the Circus and Royal Crescent, Jane Austen Centre, the Fashion Museum, No1 Royal Crescent. Expected return time to Oxford: 7pm.

     

    Tickets can be bought from the ISMP (International Student Meeting Point), John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus on Monday 20 and Tuesday 21 January. After Arrivals Weekends, spare tickets will be sold on the online shop.

  • To find out about other activities organised for students joining Brookes in September 2019, go to the Arrivals Weekend page.