Discounts and Offers at University of Oxford

Stretch your student budget with helpful advice and tips on saving money.

The Oxford Financial assistance and support, offers guidance on managing finances and making the most of a budget. Whether students need advice on budgeting, finding part-time employment, or accessing student discounts, hardship funds, or scholarships, their friendly advisors are there to support them.

You can visit College financial assistance for information on financial support available from college or private hall. You may also get in touch with the Oxford University Student Union for guidance.

Get the most out of leisure time with affordable entertainment options.

Curzon Cinema, located in the Westgate Mall, offers discounted student tickets for a wide selection of films. The Oxford Playhouse, situated on Beaumont Street, has an 'OPTIN' scheme which allows 14 to 25-year-olds to pay just £5 for a whole host of shows, and even allows them to purchase two tickets at the super discounted rate.

Curzon Oxford Cinema | Westgate Oxford

Need to stock up on groceries?

Local supermarkets such as Tesco Express, located at Magdalen St, Oxford, may offer student discounts on selected items. Students can bring their student ID cards to enjoy these savings. Planning shopping wisely and taking advantage of these discounts can make their money go further.

Take a break from studying and enjoy discounted leisure activities.

Junkyard Golf Club, located in the Westgate Mall, offers a mini-golf experience unlike any other, complete with flashing lights, wacky courses and loud music. They have reduced rates for students.

Escape Hunt is an escape room in the Westgate Mall with a student discount of 15% off the normal price.

Delta Force Paintball Banbury, situated in Milton Keynes at Brackley NN13 5NS, is a distinguished member of the UK Paintball Association, holding a prestigious five-star accreditation. Conveniently located near the M40, it offers easy accessibility for visitors.

Waterperry Shooting, at Spitfire Field Farm Waterperry Road, offers clay shooting experiences for various groups and occasions. Whether you're a group of friends, a family, organizing a stag or hen event, or planning a corporate shoot event, Waterperry Shooting provides a range of options.

Wet Wild, Queenford Lakes Burcot Lane, is a fantastic destination for enjoyable experiences with family, friends, and colleagues. This park offers a wide range of activities suitable for all ages. Get adventurous and have a blast on their inflatable obstacle course, or rent paddleboards and kayaks for some water fun. For those seeking a refreshing experience, you can even indulge in the benefits of wild swimming.

If students prefer a more relaxing outing, the Oxford University Museum of Natural History, situated off Parks Road, offers free entry to its fascinating exhibitions.

Travel around Oxford and beyond at discounted rates.

Stagecoach, the local bus service, offers discounted student fares for regular commuters. Students can explore the beautiful surroundings of Oxfordshire or plan a day trip to the nearby Blenheim Palace without worrying about transportation costs.

Student can contact their customer service at +44 (0)34 5241 8000 to learn more about student travel options.

List of Bars

1.The Punter Pub:  It is a compact riverside pub with a laid-back vibe, serving a menu of vegan & vegetarian dishes.situated on the banks of the river Isis on Osney island in Oxford UK.

The Punter Pub Oxford

2.The Turf Tavern (12 Silver St, Durham DH1 3NP): A traditional pub with a welcoming atmosphere and a focus on real ales.

3. The Court Inn (4 Bath Pl, Oxford OX1 3SU): A popular pub offering a wide selection of beers and a lively atmosphere as well as historical significance.

4. The City Arms (288 Cowley Rd, Oxford OX4 1UR): A sports-focused pub provides outdoor seating, hosts live performances, and offers karaoke for entertainment.

5. The White Hart (12 St Andrew's Rd, Headington, Oxford OX3 9DL): Classic pub known for its wide variety of pies and traditional real ales, featuring a spacious beer garden surrounded by greenery.

6. The Chester Arms (19 Chester St, Oxford OX4 1SN): A traditional pub renowned for its famous steak platter and offers a menu filled with tasty pub fare.

7. William Morris Wetherspoon Pub: Our pub offers a range of real ales, craft beers and freshly ground Lavazza coffee.

8. Cow & Creek (12 New Rd, Oxford OX1 1LT, United Kingdom): From classic Cod & Chips to mouthwatering burgers like The Ultimate Spicy Beef Burger, our menu caters to all tastes.

9. The Rusty Bicycle ( 28 Magdalen Rd, Oxford OX4 1RB, United Kingdom): a vibrant atmosphere, featuring a beer garden and rustic decor. Enjoy a selection of real ales, delicious burgers, and pizzas.

10. The Swan & Castle, (Castle St, Oxford OX1 1AY, United Kingdom) :The Swan & Castle is a popular Wetherspoons establishment known for its affordable prices, diverse menu and vibrant atmosphere.

Need a caffeine fix?

Students at Oxford can enjoy a cozy atmosphere and quality coffee at various cafes around the university. Click here to find more on all cafes across University of Oxford. Many local cafes offer student discounts.

You can visit Costa Coffee renowned for its coffee and espresso-based drinks around the university. There is a Starbucks located at 4 Cornmarket St. Keep an eye out for any student discounts or loyalty discounts through their loyalty program they may have to offer.

What are some of the local restaurants offering student discounts?

There are several establishments in Oxford that offer fantastic discounts to students. Shoryu offers a 10% discount, and Itsu offers a 15% discount on food. Both are in the Westgate Mall. For a comprehensive list of venues and discounts, download the Unidays app and check out their list of restaurants.

How can I get discounted gym memberships in Oxford?

To access discounted gym memberships, students can join PureGym located on St Ebbe's Street. PureGym offers flexible membership options at reduced rates for students. For more information on student memberships and facilities, students can contact PureGym at +44 3444770005 or visit their website.

Which stores at the Oxford City Centre offer student discounts?

The Oxford City Centre has various stores that provide student discounts on fashionable finds, accessories, and tech gadgets. Students can explore the center to find great deals that match their style and budget.

How can I access the Money Advice Unit services?

The University provides financial assistance and support, you can visit their office located at the campus. Our friendly team offers both in-person and online support, and we have bookable appointments available during weekdays to help support you and provide free and impartial advice. Alternatively, you can contact them at +44 (0)1865 (6) 16215 to seek guidance on managing your finances, budgeting, part-time employment, and accessing student discounts. Their friendly advisors are ready to assist you.