Regent's Park College | Regent's Park College
Regent's Park College is a Permanent Private Hall of the University of Oxford, and the smallest and most welcoming academic community of the University.
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About Regent’s

Regent’s is one of the 44 Colleges and Halls of the University of Oxford, and is located in the centre of the city. Founded in 1810, we are one of the smallest academic communities in the University, which enables us to provide exceptional pastoral care to all of our students. 

Our mission

Our mission is to create an exceptional community of learning and research made up of individuals from a broad range of backgrounds and life experiences. Everyone at Regent’s is focused on achieving excellence in undergraduate and graduate studies, ministerial formation and academic research.

Excellence in all that we do

We are proud of our unique place in Oxford’s collegiate system. Regent’s concentrates on teaching and research in the humanities and social sciences which means that we contribute heavily to Oxford’s worldwide reputation for excellence in these areas. 

Founded at Stepney
Moved to Oxford
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Our small size means that we form a close-knit and informal community of staff and students, holding the best of Oxford traditions while interpreting them in a distinctive way. It is easy to be involved and engaged here at Regent’s – in academic conversation, student common room affairs, sports and cultural activities, and even college governance too. We greatly value the input of our students in every aspect of college life, and in partnership with them create an exceptional community focused on learning and research.

An exceptional environment

Regent’s is an incredible place in which to work, live and play.

  • Why Regent’s?

    Why making an application to Regent’s will be one of the best decisions of your life.

  • Visiting us

    Find out about upcoming Open Days and Offer-Holder Open Days, in order to visit the College and get a taste of our unique community.

  • Location

    Regent’s Park is at the heart of Oxford City and University.

  • Making a gift

    Contribute to the life and work of Regent’s Park.

Latest News & Events

  • Gathering Disciples: Festschrift for Dr Chris Ellis

    On Friday 3rd March (7th Week), Regent’s Park College was delighted to launch a festschrift in honour of alumnus, The Revd Dr Christopher Ellis, former President of the Baptist Union of Great Britain (2014-15).  Dr Ellis has been a major figure in the recent history......

  • Pamela Sue Anderson Studentship for the Encouragement of the Place of Women in Philosophy

    Regent’s Park College is pleased to announce the creation of a fund for the Pamela Sue Anderson Studentship for the Encouragement of the Place of Women in Philosophy. Professor Anderson passed away on 12 March 2017, following a distinguished career in which she championed the......

  • What is Truth? Jubilee Lecture by Chris Bryant, MP

    Thursday 11th May 2017, 5pm.  All Welcome....

  • In Memoriam: Professor Pamela Sue Anderson (1955-2017)

    On Sunday 12th March, our much-loved friend, colleague and tutor, Professor Pamela Sue Anderson died following two years of living with cancer.  Pamela passed away peacefully in the company of members of her family. This post contained information about Pamela’s funeral and thanksgiving services, which......

  • Professor Pamela Sue Anderson

    It is with much sadness that the College announces the death of Professor Pamela Sue Anderson, Fellow and Director of Studies for Philosophy, yesterday. Professor Anderson was diagnosed with cancer in February 2015 but continued to teach as and when she was able, to work......

  • Human Rights talk at Le Quesne Law Society

    On Friday 3rd March the Le Quesne Law Society was honoured to host Noor Kadhim at Regent’s Park College. Noor spoke on the topic of arbitration of human rights and public interest issues in investment disputes, which is a very topical issue. She focused on......

  • Seminar: Christian Communities in Migration

    On Mondays throughout Hilary Term, the Oxford Centre for Christianity and Culture is hosting a series of interdisciplinary conversations which aim to shed new light on the unfolding migration context: ‘In-Migration: Cultural and Theological Dialogues on the 21st Century Movements of Peoples’. In each session, a......

Find out why our students voted us highest of all the mixed-gender colleges for student satisfaction.

1810 – 2017

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