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My Second Home

When studying abroad for the first time, I knew my family ancestors came from here. This was the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Staceytoy
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Scranton, Pennsylvania
Mature students

Founded in 1786 by Presbyterians to teach students higher education. This college accepts only... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2018
rayrest
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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“My Second Home”
Feb 4, 2018
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Founded by English Presbyterians in 1786, this was one of many dissenting academies established after the Restoration to provide higher education for those who were denied admittance to the universities of Oxford and Cambridge due to religious...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When studying abroad for the first time, I knew my family ancestors came from here. This was the best decision to come and study here!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Founded in 1786 by Presbyterians to teach students higher education. This college accepts only students that are 21 years old or older. Part of the university of Oxford.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

Thank you for letting me see this fantastic place. I have been here before and enjoyed it very much back then, now it was even better. Beautiful garden...

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed September 24, 2015

I don't expect first class accommodation in a college dorm, but at 65 GPS each for a twin room, en suite, I do expect a good (not great) mattress, not one with springs popping up around you. The breakfast, however, was excellent, and it is...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed April 12, 2015

A gorgeous college chapel with stunning pre-raphalite stained glass windows. The perfect wedding venue.

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank alan19510822
Reviewed August 17, 2014

If you like the work of Burne-Jones, do visit the chapel to Harris Manchester, where you'll find the most exquisite stained glass windows.What is unique about them is that they are totally coherent by theme, design, colour, placing, having been done 'all of a piece'....More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed October 31, 2013

Your main reason for visiting here would probably be the chapel. The stained glass should delight anyone! However, if you are interested or even committed to Unitarianism this would be almost an essential visit if you are in Oxford. The chapel is not always 'open'...More

Date of experience: June 2013
4  Thank JCN42
Reviewed December 29, 2012

This is a very worthy college, offering places to people of all ages and educational backgrounds who have the abilty to attempt an undergraduate degree.

2  Thank Astronomer
Reviewed November 15, 2012

A real hidden treasure right in the centre of Oxford. The stained glass windows in the chapel are well worth a look.

Date of experience: November 2012
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