Open Days and Events

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

St John's College is pleased to hold regular events for prospective applicants throughout the year.

See below for upcoming events and opportunities! 

Admissions Clinics

Admissions Clinics

Throughout Summer Term, St John's College is hosting subject-specific Admissions Clinics for Year 12 students or those applying for 2022 entry! 

This is an informal Zoom with the relevant Director of Studies, a current student, and a member of the St John's Admissions Team, where we chat through the admissions process and give you the opportunity to ask any questions about the subject, the application process or about Cambridge in general.

Please find the timetable of subjects below, and to sign up head here. To guarantee your place, please sign up by 12pm the day before the clinic is due to take place. 

Subject Director of Studies Date and Time
Law Dr Jodi Gardner Thursday 13th May 4pm (sign ups now closed - recording available upon request)
Natural Sciences Professor Eric Miska and Dr Paul Wood Tuesday 18th May 5pm (sign ups now closed - recording available upon request)
Music Professor John Rink and Tim Watts Tuesday 25th May 5pm (sign ups now closed)
Computer Science Dr Rob Mullins Tuesday 1st June 5pm (sign ups now closed - recording available upon request)
Geography Dr Neil Arnold Thursday 3rd June 5pm (sign ups now closed)
Languages, Literatures and Cultures Dr Georgina Evans (Languages) and Prof Tim Whitmarsh (Classics) Tuesday 8th June 5pm (sign ups now closed - recording available upon request)
HSPS, History and History & Politics Miss Sylvana Tomaselli Thursday 17th June 5pm (sign ups now closed - recording available upon request)
Psychological and Behavioural Sciences Dr Elizabeth Michael Wednesday 23rd June 5pm
Medicine and Veterinary Medicine Dr Hugh Matthews, Dr Fleur Kilburn-Toppin, Prof David Williams Tuesday 29th June 5pm

Open Days

St John's Open Days


St John's College will be holding Virtual Open Days on 8th and 9th July 2021. To pre-register your interest for the event and be the first to hear about our Open Day sessions, sign up here.

Thursday 8th July
4pm - 4.45pm         Student Life Panel
5pm - 5.45pm         Directors of Studies Panel
6pm - 6.45pm         Black Student Panel
7pm - 7.45pm         International Student Panel*

Friday 9th July
9am - 9.45am         International Student Panel*
*you are welcome to attend whichever International Student Panel is most suitable for your timezone.

Open Day 2021

St John's Webinar Programme

St John's Webinar Programme

We're excited to be launching a brand new programme with opportunities for students from Year 10 - 13, running throughout 2021. Please note that while the webinar programme has now started, sign ups are open on a rolling basis and if you sign up you will be sent a recording of events to date along with links to future sessions! 

For more information and to sign up for the programme, head here! 

Applications are open on a rolling basis. 

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In collaboration with a number of other Cambridge Colleges, we're delighted to launch ClickCambridge - a new online programme for 2020/21, which aims to equip students with the information and skills needed to apply to selective universities. A group of Cambridge Colleges are working together to provide two different streams, one designed for Year 10 (or equivalent) UK-domiciled Black/mixed Black students and one for Year 12 (or equivalent) UK-domiciled Bangladeshi, Pakistani and Arab (BPA)/mixed BPA students. 

Applications are now closed,

Experience St John's

Please note that due to the ongoing COVID-19 Crisis, the College is currently closed to visitors. If you have any questions regarding admissions please email instead.

For information about the College, University and applications, including panels with our current students, please check out our Resources Archive

For external resources suggested for super-curricular exploration, head to our Schools and Resources page.