New to Oxford

Welcome! This page signposts you to information to help you navigate your way in your role at Oxford. Please feel free to browse and choose the information most relevant to you.

Online induction resources for individuals and managers of new starters

Want to know more about working at Oxford?

  • Take a look at the Staff Gateway, your quickest way into information for new starters on the University’s website
  • Essential information about working at Oxford
  • What do I need to know about the University?

New to academic life at Oxford?

Oxford Essentials: An Introduction to Learning and Teaching at Oxford 

 New to University Administration?

University Administration and Services induction events for staff new to administration, departments and faculties 

 New researcher?

 New Head of Department/Faculty Board Chair/ Head of House/ Head of UAS Unit?

Induction for new Heads of Department and Faculty Board Chairs 

 New member of international staff?

Oxford University Welcome Service