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  • Hong Kong Alumni Reception

    You are warmly invited to join the Warden and fellow alumni for a drinks reception at Club Lusitano on Friday 2nd September.  


    Alumni drinks reception
  • Boat Club Society Regatta and Dinner

    Wadham rowers past and present are invited to join Wadham College Boat Club Society for their annual Regatta and Dinner. Old and new members are warmly welcomed!


    Wadham blades

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

Introducing Jonah

Having achieved popular approval in her welfare role, Wadham welfare ‘cat’ Maisie, now aged 14, has been training a young apprentice, Jonah, to help with the job.


Elite football in China

Two Wadham students journeyed to China this summer to represent the University of Oxford in the first World Elite University Football Tournament.


Financial help for graduate study

Applications are open for eleven graduate scholarships available to new and existing post-graduate students at Wadham.


graduate study

Highlights from the Wiffen Collection

Research scholar Dr Christopher Matthews takes us into the rare books vault at Wadham College, University of Oxford, to show us highlights from the Wiffen Collection of Spanish Protestantism.


Benhamin B Wiffen and his text

A day in the life of a Wadham Porter

Wadham Lodge is staffed 24/7 by a team of porters who present the ‘face of Wadham’.


Wadham porters

Graduate jobs - a one-stop shop

A free app to help students find the most suited job for them without filling out endless application forms is to be launched in September by Wadham undergraduate, Nicholas Shekerdemian (Chinese, 2013).


Nicholas Shekerdemian

Queens of Syria

Reading Classics at Wadham provided inspiration for award-winning filmmaker and foreign correspondent Charlotte Eagar (Classics, 1988) to co-found the Syria Trojan Women Project, currently touring the UK as Queens of Syria.


Do people who move together bond together?

Latest research by Wadham Fellow in Human Science, Emma Cohen, has been featured in a new video.


Emma Cohen

Wellington letter discovered

A remarkable discovery was made recently in the Wadham Library – a letter dated and signed by the Duke of Wellington in 1837.


Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769–1852) by Thomas Lawrence via Wikimedia Commons

Access Roadshow 2016

How many universities are there in the UK? How many different courses are there? East London school students attending the Wadham Access Roadshow were surprised to hear there are some 133 universities where you can study over 37,000 different courses.


Access roadshow

Lives in verse

A new book of poetry by Wadham Emeritus Fellow, Bernard O'Donoghue, is published this month.


Book cover

Excellence in maths

An international group of 24 young people representing some 15 countries has gathered at Wadham for a summer of maths.


summer school participant

Engineer building

Building steel bridges and testing their strength and using computers to programme robots on wheels are among the inspirational activities which have excited participants in the 2016 UNIQ Engineering Summer School, supported by Wadham College alumni.


Engineering student

Summer reading

Looking for something to read over your summer holidays? Thanks to the literary skills of Wadham alumni we can help you find just what you’re looking for.


Wadham launches Access to Excellence programme

An exciting strategy to improve diversity and access to Oxford University was revealed by Wadham College at an event on Saturday.



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