Oxford 2022

Florida Tech Oxford Class & Activity

Schedule 2022 (updates coming soon- scedule below is 2021)

The schedule is subject to change.  Planned events/trips do NOT conflict with classes.

Breakfast in the Hall 8–8:45 a.m. June 29–July 8.

Meals in Hall  June 28, 29, 30, July 1, 5, 6, 7

Tuesday, June 28:
Arrive in Oxford, check into Jesus College, Turl Street
6 p.m. Casual dinner at Jesus College (included)
Sunday, June 27 – Breakfast
Free morning/afternoon Use the ATM, have lunch, shop for school supplies, etc. You may wish to hear the boys’ choir at Christ Church Cathedral. It is their last service of the summer with the famous boys’ choir. Free entry. Service begins 11:15 a.m. Walk from Jesus College at 10:40 a.m.
1:00 p.m. Orienation at Jesus College – welcome, intro to the college, logistics for classes, etc.
10/15GBP for dinner extra collected here.
3 p.m. Walking tour – Gather at Jesus College main entrance (front quad) for Oxford city guided walking tour. We will break into 3 groups.  Wear sneakers/good walking shoes. Bring camera & umbrella. Ends 4:30pm.
6:30 p.m. Photos in the quad, 7 p.m. – Opening dinner in Exeter College Hall  - dress up please
General Class Schedule  (2021 class times will be announced in June)

 

8am- 7pm- Times TBA in June

 

All classes are subject to slight time adjustments (including lengthened classes on non-trip/ non-weekend days) by professors.
Monday, June 28 – Breakfast
Optional Trip to London (return coach, Tower of London, London Show)
8:30 a.m. Coach departs from Broad St near Trinity Gate/White Horse.
   
10:30 a.m. (approx.) London or Windsor arrival
11am-2 p.m.  Tower of London http://www.hrp.org.uk/TowerOfLondon/  or Windsor Castle (entry fee included)
   
4-7 p.m. Free time in London. Suggestions will be discussed, but include National Gallery, China Town, Sherlock Holmes Pub, Evensong service at Westminster Abbey Cathedral, etc.

7:30 p.m.

11 p.m.

Theatre- TBA

Depart London for Oxford

12:30 a.m. (approx.) Arrive Oxford
Tuesday, June 29 –  Breakfast
Classes and dinner
Wednesday, June 30 – Breakfast
Classes and dinner
Thursday, July 1 – Breakfast
Classes and dinner
Friday, July 2 –Breakfast
Classes and dinner
July 3-4  – Breakfast 
Saturday, July 3: Free Day (Optional bike trip)

Sunday, July 4: Blenheim Palace & Cotswolds

9 a.m. Depart Oxford from Broad St. (Tappins/Heyfordian)

approx 9:45 a.m. Palace- tour, gardens, pleasure garden

1pm Walk to The Bear in Woodstock for Lunch (1:30-3pm)

4-6 p.m. Cotswold Wildlife Park(including dinner on your own)

7:30 p.m. Arrive Oxford

Monday, July 5 – Breakfast – BATH DAY
8:40 a.m. Depart Jesus College entrance on Turl St. for short walk to coach (Tappins/Heyfordian Coaches). Coach departs between 8:45am
Approx 11 a.m. Arrive Bath
11am-2pm Group walking tour, lunch on your own, town exploration
2-5:30 p.m. Bath Thermae Spa or free time in Bath
6:30-7:50 p.m. Ancient Roman Baths Museum
8 p.m. Depart Bath (coach parked at Bath Abbey)
APPROX 9:30 p.m. Arrive Oxford. Bring bathing suit if you wish to visit the Bath Thermae Spa (included event. towel, robe, slippers, locker provided)
Tuesday, July 6 – Breakfast
Classes and dinner
Wednesday, July 7 – Breakfast
Classes and dinner
Thursday, July 8 – Breakfast
Classes and dinner  Pack tonight for Friday move to flats.
Friday, July 9 – Breakfast
Classes & Jesus Moving Day
Saturday, July 10-11: Optional weekend trip to Dorset $100
 
Monday, July 12:
Classes
Tuesday July 13:
Classes
Wednesday, July 14:
Classes
President's Dinner- Jesus College
Thursday, July 15:
Classes
Friday, July 16 evening-20:
Free weekend (Ireland optional trip)
July 21-23:
Classes
July 24-26:
Free 3 day weekend
July 27- 30:
Classes
Saturday and Sunday, July 31, August 1– Study Days
 
August 2-3:
Class
Wednesday, Aug 4 –  Exams
Final dinner at Exeter College
6:30 (Please dress up)
Thursday, August 5 – Free Day
(Be sure to PACK).
You may depart on this day, but not before.
Tuesday, August 9:
Final morning of  College housing. Depart by 10 a.m.

ATTENDANCE: Classes are mandatory and only 1 unexcused absence per class is permitted before your grade drops. Excused absences are only those with a doctor’s note and proof of a doctor’s visit. Plan your personal travels accordingly.

You will live at Jesus College, Turl Street, Oxford OX13DW from June 28 - July 9 morning  and at Stevens Close, 121 Woodstock Rd (Jesus College Annex) at the corner of Woodstock and Farndon roads from July 9,pm- August 9,am.  Approximately 16- students will live at Exeter College, Turl St, Oxford for the duration of the program.

Mail should always be sent to everyone at:

Jesus College
YOUR NAME
Florida Tech Group
Turl Street
Oxford, England
OX1 3DW
United Kingdom

Phone for Jesus College Porter’s Lodge:

From US – 011-44-1865-279700
From UK – 01865-279700
Heather Wautlet’s UK mobile # – TBA June 27
From the UK on a UK phone – TBA June 27

prior to June 25:

Heather Wautlet’s US mobile #: 1-321-693-5256

The above schedule is subject to change.

Check email at least twice daily for updates while in Oxford.

Check email daily during summer break prior to departure.  Create an Oxford email file so you can find details quickly.