The dates of required residence for 2018-19 are:
Michaelmas term: 30 Sep 2018 to 1 Dec 2018
Hilary term: 9 Jan 2019 to 9 Mar 2019
Trinity term: 24 Apr 2019 to 22 Jun 2019
This represents the eight weeks of ‘Full Term’ (which is when teaching occurs), plus seven days before the start of Michaelmas Term and four days before the start of Hilary and Trinity Terms.
During term, teaching occurs over an eight-week period. Each of these weeks officially commences on a Sunday, and the eight teaching weeks in Oxford are known as Week 1 to Week 8. The week before teaching starts is known as 0th Week. Please be aware that teaching, examinations and extra-curricular activities may be scheduled in 0th week and extend into Week 9. Please note that some courses use extended terms, as outlined on the University website.
See the ‘Academic Calendar’ section of the Student Handbook for full details.