About Mansfield College, Oxford University
Oxford University, with a student population of 14,500, is one of the oldest, most distinguished, and most competitive teaching and research institutions in the world. The University comprises forty-five colleges and halls, some dating from the 13th century. Its unique educational system is based on the “tutorial,” similar to a directed reading, for with one to three students and an accompanying discussion group. Visiting students are registered as members of the university and the colleges to which they are admitted; they are granted membership in their Junior Common Room, and are allowed access to libraries, as well as to social and sports facilities.
Mansfield College was originally founded to provide further education and theological training, and was affiliated with the Congregational Church. Currently, there are 50 academic staff, 220 undergraduates, 50 graduates and approximately 35 visiting students.
Academic Year only, divided into three terms running from September to June.
Minimum GPA requirement of 3.7
** Please note Mansfield College has a strict application deadline of February 24 **
Courses & Credit:
Students enroll in two tutorials per term: one primary tutorial and one secondary tutorial. A full year of study will earn 9.0 Wheaton credits.
Housing & Board:
Single rooms in dormitories. Students take their meals at the College.
Click here for the Mansfield College budget worksheet.!
(Estimated personal expenses are available on the Mansfield College website)
Other Items to Note:
- All students accepted to a study abroad program will be assessed a $500 non-refundable confirmation fee at the time of final confirmation of study abroad participation.
- Students are not charged the technology, laundry, or student activities fees while on a study abroad program.
- Fees billed by Wheaton will be charged to students on their regular Wheaton College student account during regular billing cycles (July/December).
For Wheaton specific questions contact:
Center for Global Education
5 Howard Street
Norton, MA 02766-2322