Residential Colleges

Inspire your future by experiencing authentic student life in the world’s most prestigious study destinations.

Inspirational accommodation for a life-changing summer experience

Oxford Royale Academy’s summer schools take place in world-renowned institutions, including colleges of Oxford University and Cambridge University. Click on a residential college to find out more about where you could be studying this summer.

Balliol College

Founded in 1263, Balliol is one of the most prestigious colleges and boasts an impressive array of alumni, including four British Prime Ministers.

The Queen’s College

A staggeringly beautiful college located on the High Street, founded in 1341 and named after Queen Philippa of Hainault, the wife of King Edward III.

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St Peter’s College

A small and friendly college, located right in the centre of town. The perfect location for students of all ages.

St Hugh's college, Oxford in summer

St Hugh’s College

A Victorian college with a mix of modern and traditional buildings along with some of the most beautiful gardens in Oxford.

St Catherine’s College

One of the most modern Oxford colleges (founded 1964), St Catherine's is a spacious, green college with a friendly atmosphere.

Merton College

Founded in 1264, this beautiful college is known for its academic calibre and is located just off the Oxford High Street in the town centre.

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Lady Margaret Hall

Located on the banks of the River Cherwell and well known for its elegant gardens, LMH is a modern college (founded in 1878) in incredible surroundings.

Clare College

Founded in 1326, Clare is the second oldest of Cambridge’s 31 colleges, and has two sites on either side of the River Cam.

Imperial College London - exterior

Imperial College London

One of the world’s most respected and prestigious academic institutions, consistently ranked in the top 10 universities worldwide.

St Andrews University

The oldest university in Scotland (founded 1413), St Andrews is a leading teaching and research centre, situated on the stunning Scottish coast.

Yale University

Students can follow in the footsteps of American presidents and business leaders at our prestigious summer school at Yale.

Uppingham School

Home to our Junior Summer School for the first time in 2022, Uppingham is a stunning British public school with a proud history of academia.

St Mary’s School

A traditional British boarding school with superb facilities and extensive grounds, located near the famous town of Ascot.

Magdalen College Oxford

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