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Summer residence located close to the school

Crescent Hall Residence
Crescent Road

Residence team number: +44 (0)1865 711829
Residence emergency number: +44 (0)7887 847018

  • Crescent Hall is a bright and modern student residence offering single rooms with shared bathrooms.
  • It is part of Oxford Brookes University, but is used by Kings Oxford students in the summer.
  • It has excellent facilities and is located less than 2 minutes’ walk from the Kings Oxford St Joseph’s site.
  • Crescent Hall Summer Residence is situated in a quiet and safe residential area of Oxford.

Key Facts

Room type

  • Single (shared bathroom) 


  • Half-board (full-board for Kings Summer students) 
  • Meals served at Kings Oxford (St Josephs) on-site restaurant 

Residence facilities

  • Shared bathrooms (between 6 students maximum)
  • Communal kitchen per flat with basic appliances, fridge/freezer, utensils and crockery
  • Laundry: self-service facilities available on site, charged at £2.80 per wash or £1 per dry 
  • Cleaning: communal areas cleaned daily, bedrooms cleaned weekly  
  • Landscaped outdoor 'quad' area
  • Heating included in price
  • 24 hour on-site staff
  • Note: wi-fi internet access is not available in the residence, but is available in the St Josephs school building 

Room facilities

  • Duvet, bedsheets, pillow and towels provided (changed weekly)
  • Toilet paper provided
  • Desk 
  • Wardrobe
  • Note: wi-fi internet access is not available in the residence, but is available in the St Josephs school building 

Within walking distance

  • Supermarkets: 10 minute 
  • Cafes/restaurants: 10 minutes 
  • Shops: 10 minutes
  • Gym/sports centre: 10 minutes
  • Bars/clubs: 10 minutes
  • Bank: 10 minutes

Journey to school

  • 20-minute bus journey (St Michaels campus)
  • 2-minute walk (St Josephs campus)

Journey to city centre

  • 20 minutes (by bus)

Age range

  • 18+ (Kings English students) 
  • 14 – 17 (Kings Summer students)


  • 21.30 for students under 16
  • 22.30 for students age 16+


  • Summer only: 28 June – 16 August 2020 

Arrival and departure

  • Check in day: Sunday only
  • Check in time: 3pm - 6pm
  • Check out day: Sunday
  • Check out time: Before 10am
  • For arrivals outside of these times, please ensure that you contact the Residence Team in advance to tell them your arrival time

Other information

  • Smoking and alcohol are not permitted on site
  • Students are asked to be mindful of other students and local residents 


  • Keys to building and to individual flats will be provided upon arrival

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The Kings Admissions Team