Arrival & Freshers' Week

Information essential to undergraduategraduate and visiting students is labelled below. If you are unsure which category relates to you, check our guide. Click on the relevant drop down to see the links. 

Undergraduate

Arrival and registration

Click here to find out about arrival and registration times.

Freshers' Week

Freshers’ week will be busy, but it is a great time to get to know how the University and College work, meet your tutors and fellow students and get settled in, ready for the work to begin!  Have a look at the draft timetable.

College library inductions

The College library is open for use by all members of Pembroke and is open 24/7.

College library inductions will be held at times to be confirmed during freshers’ week.  We will add details here as soon as events are confirmed.  Please check back for updates nearer to the start of freshers’ week.  You will need to make a note of the confirmed timeslot and add it to your freshers’ timetable.

Bodleian library inductions for undergraduates 

Inductions to the Bodleian library system are run for each subject during freshers week.  Find the timeslot for your subject using the Bodleian library induction timetable.  You will need to make a note of the timeslot for your subject and add it to your freshers’ timetable.

You may also find this map of libraries in Oxford useful, together with the Library Assistant for Oxford Freshers.

Departmental Inductions

Some departments and faculties deliver induction sessions during freshers’ week.  Details will be added below as sessions are confirmed.  If your subject is not listed below, please check back for updates nearer to the start of freshers’ week.  You will need to make a note of the confirmed timeslot and add it to your freshers’ timetable.

Graduate

Arrival and registration

Click here to find out about arrival and registration times.

College library inductions

Graduate students, please contact the College Librarian directly if you would like to arrange an induction.

Freshers' Week

Freshers’ week will be busy, but it is a great time to get to know how the University and College work, meet your tutors and fellow students and get settled in, ready for the work to begin!  Have a look at the draft timetable below.

Visiting Student

Arrival and registration

Click here to find out about arrival and registration times.

College library inductions

The College library is open for use by all members of Pembroke and is open 24/7.

College library inductions will be held at times to be confirmed during freshers’ week.  We will add details here as soon as events are confirmed.  Please check back for updates nearer to the start of freshers’ week.  You will need to make a note of the confirmed timeslot and add it to your freshers’ timetable.

Bodleian library inductions for visiting students

Inductions to the Bodleian library system are run for each subject during freshers week.  Find the timeslot for your subject using the Bodleian library induction timetable.  Please note that the times listed here are subject to change – check back for updates nearer to the start of freshers’ week.  You will need to make a note of the confirmed timeslot and add it to your freshers’ timetable.

You may also find this map of libraries in Oxford useful, together with the Library Assistant for Oxford Freshers.

Freshers' Week

Freshers’ week will be busy, but it is a great time to get to know how the University and College work, meet your tutors and fellow students and get settled in, ready for the work to begin!  Have a look at the draft timetable below.