Florida Tech Oxford Class & Activity Schedule 2023
The schedule is subject to change. Planned events/trips do NOT conflict with classes. The full itinerary will be emailed to students directly.
Breakfast in the Hall 8–9a.m. July 2–July 14.
Meals in Hall TBA
|Saturday, July 1:|
|Arrive in Oxford, check into Jesus College, Turl Street|
|6 p.m.||Casual dinner at Jesus College (included)|
Sunday, July 2: Breakfast, Orientation, and Welcome Dinner
|Monday, July 3 – 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 arrival|
|11am-2 p.m.||Tower of London http://www.hrp.org.uk/TowerOfLondon or museum|
|2-7 p.m.||Free time in London. Suggestions will be discussed, but possibilities include National Gallery, British Museum, China Town, Sherlock Holmes museum, Evensong service at Westminster Abbey, etc.|
Depart London for Oxford
|General Class Schedule (class times will be announced in June)|
July 4-7, July 11-13, July 19-21, July 25-28, Aug 1-4, Aug 8-11
8am- 7pm- Times TBA in May 2023
|July 8-9 – Breakfast||Saturday, July 8: Blenheim Palace & Cotswolds
9 a.m. Depart Oxford from Broad St. (Tappins/Heyfordian)
approx 9:45 a.m. Palace- tour, gardens, pleasure garden
4-6 p.m. Cotswold Wildlife Park
7:30 p.m. Arrive Oxford
Sunday, July 9: Free Day (Optional bike trip)
|Monday, July 10 – Breakfast – BATH DAY|
|8:30 a.m.||Depart Jesus College entrance on Turl St. for short walk to coach (Tappins/Heyfordian Coaches). Coach departs between 8:45am|
|Approx 10:30 a.m.||Arrive Bath|
|10:30am-1pm||Group walking tour, lunch on your own, town exploration|
|Bath Thermae Spa or free time in Bath|
|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 ( towel, robe, slippers, locker provided)|
|Weekends of July 14 and 22|
|Free weekends (Ireland/Paris optional trip)|
|Final dinner at Exeter College
(Please dress up)
|August 12 – Free Day|
|(Be sure to PACK).|
|You may depart on this day, but not before.|
|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 July 1 - July 14 morning and at Stevens Close, 121 Woodstock Rd (Jesus College Annex) at the corner of Woodstock and Farndon roads from July 14 pm- August 13 am. Approximately 8- students will live at Exeter College, Turl St, Oxford for the duration of the program.
Mail should always be sent to everyone at:
Florida Tech Group
Phone for Jesus College Porter’s Lodge:
From US – 011-44-1865-279700
From UK – 01865-279700
Heather Wautlet’s UK mobile # – TBA June 30
From the UK on a UK phone – TBA June 30
Prior to June 29:
Heather Wautlet’s US mobile #/WhatsApp: +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.