Our students will enjoy a varied and comprehensive social and wellbeing programme during their course giving them opportunities to explore the local town, make new friends, and have fun.
Wellbeing Activity Programme
Our Wellbeing Programme provides opportunities for students to relax, have fun, be creative and reenergise around their studies. The Wellbeing programme incorporates famous city sights, Eton College facilities, and the expertise of our College Mentors to provide variety for everyone! Students will choose their wellbeing activities on arrival at the college.
Wellbeing activities may include:
Recreational sports including football, volleyball, badminton & swimming
Art classes such as painting, drawing & sketching
Reading & conversation clubs
Dance and drama activities
Nature & wellness walks, logic games and challenges
Art workshops & museum visits
Eton College is famous for games, there are even some games that were invented by them and can only be played there. Students at SBC at Eton College will have the opportunity to learn more about the famous Eton Games and have a go at playing one of them!
SBC at Eton College is within walking distance of the town of Windsor. Students will have the opportunity to explore their local surroundings and learn more about the town.
Windsor Orientation & River Cruise Students will see highlights of Eton and Windsor during a team treasure trail around the town. Afterwards, students can enjoy charming views of Eton College and Windsor Castle on a sightseeing river cruise along the Thames.
Windsor Castle & Souvenir Shopping The afternoon is spent exploring Windsor castle, one of the official residences of Her Majesty The Queen. The day ends with leisure time to explore the town and buy souvenirs.
Students will go on three excursions, including trips to London, Thorpe Park and Oxford.
A day out in the Capital City! Students will see many famous tourist attractions such as Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament and Trafalgar Square, and visit a world-class attraction such as The British Museum or London Eye for an iconic experience. There will also be plenty of time to shop for souvenirs on London’s famous high streets and finish their incredible day out in the capital with dinner at a London restaurant.
Visit one of the UK’s biggest theme parks, home to some of the world’s most exciting and biggest rollercoasters! Thorpe Park contains themed attractions to suit all interests and is sure to provide a fun day out for all of our students.
Oxford Academic Excursion
A day exploring the beautiful City of Spires and learning why it is one of the most famous university cities in the world. Students will start the day with a guided walking tour to discover the history of the city and its many university colleges. At the end of the tour, students will gather in the historic Oxford Union, famous for hosting speakers and debates for nearly 200 years. Here they will receive an academic lecture on the fascinating history of Oxford University. In the afternoon, students will choose between continuing to explore the rich history of Oxford at one of its many museums, or enjoying leisure time at the new Westgate shopping centre.