Choose Your Oxford College

We help you choose the Oxford college that’s right for you by ranking the colleges based on factors important to you.


Here we list a selection of other resources available to help with your Oxford college choice, and application in general. Please contact us if you know of any resources that should be added to this page.

College choice

University of Oxford
The official website offers the most up-to-date details and advice on the colleges. It may be worth attending a college open day.
The Student Room
Their wiki offers advice on factors to consider, pros and cons of the colleges and a colleges FAQ. Their advice is provided by Oxford students, and their forum would be a good place to ask any questions you might have.
Oxford University Student Union
Their advice on choosing a college emphasises the point that your college choice is not crucial—it will not make or break your time at Oxford.
Oxbridge Admissions Profiles
Oxbridge Admissions Profiles offers the stories of nearly 500 Oxford applicants, some of which give an insight into their college choice.


Economics and Management
See [email protected] for application advice for prospective economics students.