Open Days and Events

Upcoming Events and Programmes

Upcoming Events and Programmes

St John's College is pleased to hold regular sessions and programmes for prospective applicants throughout the year. See below for upcoming events and opportunities.

Teachers and HE advisers at schools and colleges who would like to receive updates via email about our events and programmes can complete this expression of interest form.

For recordings of events and programmes held online in recent years, head over to our Resources Archive page.

    Subject-specific Oxbridge Interview Workshops

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    Subject-specific Oxbridge Interview Workshops

    These Subject-specific Oxbridge Interview Workshops are organised as a collaboration between St John’s, Pembroke, Queens’ and Sidney Sussex Colleges. These Zoom sessions run after-school from 19th September to 3rd October. They are aimed at state school students in Year 13 who will be applying to Cambridge this October; they give students the chance to work through interview-style questions, guided by Cambridge academics. There are a wide range of subjects represented by these sessions – for the full list of subject sessions, and to sign up, please click here.

    St John's Admissions Clinics

    St John's Admissions Clinics

    The St John's Admissions Clinics are live Q&A sessions led by Admissions staff and current students on Zoom. These sessions are aimed at students who will be applying to Cambridge before this year's UCAS deadline.

    There are four sessions to choose from - Friday 22nd September 5pm-6pm, Friday 29th September 5pm-6pm, Friday 6th October 5pm-6pm, or Friday 13th October 5pm-6pm.

    For more information and to sign up to attend an Admissions Clinic, please click here.

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    West Midlands Oxbridge Webinars 2023

    The 2023 series of Oxbridge West Midlands Webinars are a collaborative programme of online information and guidance sessions specifically for Year 12 students at non-fee paying schools located in: Birmingham, Coventry, Dudley, Herefordshire, Sandwell, Shropshire, Solihull, Staffordshire, Stoke-On-Trent, Telford and Wrekin, Walsall, Warwickshire, Wolverhampton, Worcestershire.

    The sessions run fortnightly on Tuesdays via Zoom in October and November. They cover various aspects of applying to, preparing for, and studying at the universities of Oxford and Cambridge:

    17:00-18:00 Tuesday 10th October 2023
    An Introduction to Oxford & Cambridge

    17:00-18:00 Tuesday 24th October 2023
    Oxford & Cambridge: The Student's Perspective (a Q&A panel with current students)

    17:00-18:00, Tuesday 7th November 2023
    The Oxbridge Application Process

    17:00-18:00, Tuesday 21st November 2023
    Preparing in Year 12: Creating a Competitive Application & Succeeding in Sixth Form

    For more information about the programme and its eligibility criteria, and to apply, please click here.

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    Experience St John's

    For information on visiting St John's, please see this page.

    If you have any questions regarding admissions please email

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

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