Stay in touch

Find us on Twitter Find us on Facebook

Enter your email address here to receive the latest news from Wadham.

  • Sunday in Chapel

    Join us for Choral Evensong, sung by the Chapel Choir each Sunday. The services are open to all college members and staff, families and friends as well as members of the public.


    Sunday in Chapel
  • Circles' Debate

    'The Parthenon Marbles: London or Athens?' Wadham alumni who are members of the Dorothy, Nicholas and Wilkins Circles are invited to debate this controversial question at this British Museum event.


Exploring Wadham's Holywell Music Room

The oldest custom built concert hall in Europe, the Holywell Music Room opened its doors to the public for the first time in 1748.


Holywell Music Room

Professor Ursula Martin CBE announced as RSE Fellow

Professor Ursula Martin CBE, Senior Research Fellow in Computer Science at Wadham College, has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE).


Ursula Martin


Rupture was the theme of Wadham’s 2017 cross-college symposium attracting Wadham students, Senior Common Room members and staff. 


symposium participants

The Parthenon Marbles: London or Athens?

Should they stay or should they go? Join the discussion ahead of Wadham's Circles' Debate in March.


CC BY-SA 3.0,

Statements regarding Iffley Road

Having obtained planning permission to redevelop its site in Iffley Road to provide new student homes, Wadham College is taking steps to ensure that the site is vacant by 27 February so that pre-demolition work can begin.


Iffley Road

Oxford Dignity Drive

Wadham students are running a series of events to support Oxford Dignity Drive, providing sanitary products to Oxford’s homeless and vulnerably housed.


Laura Chapman and Isobel Cockburn

Creative competition

It’s time for Wadham students to get creative and enter the Rex Warner Prize competition for original short stories, poems or translation.


Law Essay Prize Winners

Wadham Law student Sam Irving has won third prize in the 42 Bedford Row Disability Law Essay Prize 2017. Anna Lukina (Hertford) received the £500 first prize, with Pearly Ang (Oriel) coming second.


Law essay prize-winner Sam Irving

Empower Her Voice

Empowering young women from across the world is the mission of two Wadham students who have launched EmpowerHerVoice (EHV).


Zainab and Amira

Spanish honour for Paul Beer

Wadham Chemistry Fellow Professor Paul Beer has received an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Murcia, Spain.


Paul Beer receives his award

Weighty matters

Wadham Women’s Weightlifting (WWW) club is going from strength to strength. From its founding just over a year ago, to securing SU funding for much needed gym equipment then winning Powerlifting Cuppers 2016, the club is now looking to the future.



Calling young mathematicians!

PROMYS Europe, a challenging six-week residential summer programme at Wadham College, is seeking pre-university students from across Europe who show unusual readiness to think deeply about mathematics.


Impact Report 2017

Wadham College Impact Report 2017, is a review of the Access and Outreach work carried out by Wadham College at the University of Oxford as part of the Access to Excellence programme.


Impact Report

Minister welcomes Wadham Social Mobility programme

Minister of State for Universities Jo Johnson has welcomed an impact report from the University of Oxford’s Wadham College demonstrating the success of its latest widening access initiative.


Jo Johnson at Wadham Social Mobility Summit

Venue hire and accommodation

Wadham College's historic buildings, magnificent gardens and comfortable accommodation combined with its central location, up to the minute facilities and excellent catering, provide the perfect location for your conference, summer school, reception, dinner, overnight stay or meeting. Watch a video showing Wadham's conference facilities.

conference facilities


Wadham's collection of rare books includes a Shakespeare first folio and a 1543 publication by Nicolaus Copernicus...

Visiting Wadham

Visitors are welcome to Wadham College during opening times. Prospective students are welcome at any time. (You may be asked to return if an occasional restricted event is taking place).

Term time
13.00 - 16.15
Out of term
10.30 - 11.45
13.00 - 16.15

Front Quad