Oxford University Summer School for Adults

Oxford University Summer School for Adults summer course, by Department for Continuing Education.

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Course Summary

The Oxford University Summer School for Adults (OUSSA) is a residential summer programme offering sixty accredited courses for adult learners of one week’s duration covering a wide range of topics held over five weeks at Rewley House in central Oxford. A breakdown of our courses for each week in 2022 can be found using the following links: Week 1:  8 – 15 July 2023 Week 2: 15 – 22 July 2023 Week 3:  22 – 29 July 2023 Week 4:  29 July – 5 August 2023 Week 5:  5 – 12 August 2023

  • Participate in classes taught by tutors with a proven background in adult education
  • Gain experience of studying at university level
  • Develop new skills
  • Have access to on-site library and IT facilities to support you with your academic work
  • Be part of a diverse student body encompassing a wide range and many nationalities
  • Experience a friendly and supportive learning environment 
  • Have the opportunity to attend guest lectures and participate in social events


Click here for more details about our accomodation. Please note that twin rooms are only available on a shared occupancy basis. If you wish to book a twin room each person should complete an application form and email it to us at oussa@conted.ox.ac.uk as these rooms cannot be booked online. (Forms may also be posted to us at: OUSSA, OUDCE, 1 Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JA, UK)

Key Details
  • Available from: June - August
  • Provider: Department for Continuing Education
  • Ages: 19+
  • Fees: TBD for 2023

Department for Continuing Education

Oxford University's official summer school for adults, run by the department for Continuing Education. Choose from a wide range of exciting, week-long courses and explore all that Oxford has to offer.