Virtual applicant experience

Bringing the Oxford Brookes applicant experience into your home

Our virtual applicant experience

From 28 March to 3 April we’ll be hosting a series of online webinars and Q&A sessions to help answer any questions you might have about studying at Oxford Brookes. 

During this week you will be able to:

  • Book onto a subject-specific webinar to find out more about your course.
  • Take part in live Q&A sessions.
  • Find out more about student finance and accommodation.
  • Have 1-2-1 chats with staff from our wellbeing and admissions teams.
  • Chat with our students online to find out more about student life at Oxford Brookes.

How it works

Timings

  • Saturday 28 March, 10:00 - 15:00 (GMT): Webinars, live Q&A sessions and online student chat service.
  • Monday 30 March to Friday 3 April, 11:30 - 18:00 (GMT): Webinars, live Q&A sessions, online student chat service.

Accessing content

All the sessions are being hosted via webinar. You will need to register for each session in advance with your name and email address. You will then be sent an email with joining instructions. We will also be hosting live Q&A sessions throughout the week - details of which are listed below. 

If you are unable to make the date or time of any of our webinars, do not worry, they will all be available to watch online all week. 

Learn about your subject

  • Join a subject talk led by a member of academic staff
  • Ask questions in our live Q&A sessions. Download the Q&A session full timetable (PDF)
  • Please note, not every course will have a live Q&A. If you would like to ask a question about a course not showing or would like to speak to a current student, please visit our ask a question page.

Find out about student life

Accommodation

Join our Accommodation team online for a live Q&A session/ chat any time between 10:00-15:00 on Saturday 28 March and 15:00-18:00 on Tuesday 31 March.  

  • Learn about where you can live
  • Ask students what life is like in student accommodation
  • Ask us any questions about accommodation

Student Finance

Join our Student Finance team online for a live Q&A session/ chat any time between 10:00-15:00 on Saturday 28 March and 15:00-18:00 on Wednesday 1 April.

  • Learn how you can get financial support and how we can help
  • Find out how much it costs to be a student
  • Ask us any questions about fees and financial support

Admissions

Ask us anything - from applying to university, grades, or what to expect next.

Join us for an online chat or request a call back any time between 10:00-15:00 on Saturday 28 March. An online chat service will be available from 15:00-18:00 on Monday 30 March. 

Wellbeing

Ask us about how we'll support you while you study.

Join us for an online chat or request a call back any time between 10:00-15:00 on Saturday 28 March, or between 15:00-18:00 on Monday 30 March and Thursday 2 April. 

Take a virtual tour

We know it is not the same as visiting us in person, but you can still take a virtual tour and explore our campuses, facilities and accommodation. See our labs, learning spaces and library, or discover the best places to eat and socialise on campus.

Chat to a current student

Our student ambassadors are here to give you an inside view of all aspects of life at Oxford Brookes. Chat with them about their studies, making friends, living in Oxford and anything else you want to know more about. 

Online sessions will run from 10:00-15:00 on Saturday 28 March, and daily from Monday 30 March to Friday 3 April between 15:00-18:00. 

Coronavirus FAQs

Oxford Brookes University takes the welfare of all its students (present and incoming) very seriously. If you have specific questions relating to how the coronavirus might affect your application please see our guidance page.