uptown oxford

Living and Studying in Oxford

Are you wondering what it would be like to live in Oxford, Ohio while getting your graduate degree in gerontology?  We asked our students what they thought about Oxford as a place to live while going to graduate school, and this is what they said:

MGS Student
“It is a warm and cozy place with traditions and family. I love Oxford, because even though I’m away from home, I feel at home.”

PhD Student
“Oxford is such a unique community.  You have the security and closeness of a small town, but you also have access to all the cultural, educational and social opportunities provided by the university.  It's really the best of both worlds.”

MGS Student
“Oxford is a very friendly community and it welcomes students!”

MGS Student
“Oxford is a beautiful place and has Miami to thank for that. Uptown provides me with the social life every graduate student needs but it also provides me with the academic environment I need to succeed."  

MGS Student
“For me . . . Oxford is basically a college town and it has student-friendly apartments, coffee shops, and restaurants.”

MGS Student
“Oxford has a small-town feel, with a big city nearby.”

PhD Student
"Robert Frost wasn't wrong."

"the most beautiful campus that ever there was." – Robert Frost