If you've reached here, it means you're looking to see whether Merton College is for you. Applying can be quite a daunting process with lots of information available that doesn't necessarily help! So we've tried our best here to help you out.

Alternative Prospectus

This was written BY students, FOR students and covers everything and anything you might want to know about what life at Merton is all about. From accommodation, money and food, to sports, societies and nights out, you will definitely get a flavour of what we're all about here at Merton. In a nutshell, we think we've got one of the friendliest and most diverse JCRs going, where people can really be themselves, make some amazing friendships and have a fantastic time.

You can view our alternative prospectus by clicking the link.

Other Info

For more direct information from the students, then check out our Merton Twitter accounts! These are running for most of the major subjects offered at Merton and can be found by searching @Merton[insert subject here], e.g., @MertonHistory or @MertonEconMgmt. This is a great way to ask us questions directly and to get a sense of what life at Merton is like through the eyes of a student by following our daily tweets and antics.

For more information on applying visit: or contact our Schools Liaison and Access Officer with any questions about your application: or @MertCollAccess

If you would like to attend one of our Open Days, check the University website to see when the next one is happening: There is also some information on Open Days on the college website:

For other queries and bits and pieces:

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