Frequently Asked Questions
How do I apply to be an undergraduate at Hertford?
The Discover Hertford pages have all the information about applying for undergraduate study at Hertford. Applications must be made via UCAS, and there is one closing date, 15 October each year.
How do I apply for postgraduate study at Hertford?
Application to Oxford for postgraduate study needs to be made to the University: Discover Hertford has the details.
How do I find the email address for an academic at Hertford?
Look up the Fellows' List which has contact details for all our academics.
Is the bridge over New College Lane really based on one in Venice?
No! Whatever the tourguides tell you, the Hertford Bridge, designed by Thomas Jackson and built in 1913, does not bear much resemblance to Venice's Bridge of Sighs. The bridge links the college's Old and New Quadrangles.
I'm a former Hertford student who would like to contact my old college friends: can you help?
Get in touch with the Alumni and Development Office: we can't give out addresses, unfortunately, but we can forward post to our old members if we have their contact details.
How can I arrange my graduation ceremony?
Please see this page for guidance on arranging your graduation ceremony.
Do you accept students through the clearing process?
No, sorry: we fill all our places as part of a gathered field each year, and our application deadline is 15 October.