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Venue hire

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 or meeting. Watch a video showing Wadham's conference facilities.

conference facilities
  • Exhibition: Anna Gillespie, Sculptor

    An exhibition of figurative sculptures by Wadham alumna Anna Gillespie (1983, PPE) begins at the Beaux Arts gallery in London on 3 September.


    Sculpture, the ties that bind
  • 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 on 5 September.


    Wadham blades

Performance-enhancing friends

Researchers, led by Wadham College Fellow Emma Cohen, have discovered a completely legal performance enhancer: friends.


Wadham women's football team

Classics Week

Exploring ancient Greece and Rome in the Ashmolean Museum’s Department of Antiquities was one highlight of the 2015 Classics Summer School.


Classsics students at the Ashmolean

Discussing disability at the Oxford Law moot

The Herbert Smith Freehills Oxford Disability Mooting Championship is set to go ahead in November thanks to generous funding from law firm Herbert Smith Freehills, and the efforts of a group of Wadham students.


Moot 2014

Inspirational Politics

Who is in charge in UK politics? What is power and what are rights? These questions and more have been discussed and debated at Wadham’s inaugural Politics Summer School for East London school students.


Politics summer school

Exceptional results rate Wadham third among Oxford Colleges

Wadham College has been ranked third for academic performance based on 2015 finalists’ results.


students in quad

Wadham hosts Agency for the Modernisation of Ukraine meeting

Warden Ken Macdonald QC and fellow Agency for the Modernisation of Ukraine work-stream leaders met at Wadham College to fine-tune the "Ukraine Modernisation Programme" this week.


AMU members

Thumbs up for Wadham B & B

Tourists and travellers spending their summers in Oxford are increasingly looking to the colleges for B & B facilities and finding Wadham to be a perfect place to stay.


Wadham College

Reading Chaucer's poems

Read Chaucer’s poems, guided line by line by Wadham Emeritus Fellow, leading poet and medievalist Bernard O’Donoghue.


Reading Chaucer's Poems

Making maths work

Promising young mathematicians from across Europe have gathered at Wadham to talk maths for six weeks in a programme funded by the Clay Mathematics Institute and Wadham donors.


Financial help for graduate study

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


graduate study

Access Roadshow

Wadham’s access team hit the road in July visiting ten state schools and talking to some 1000 students in Luton and Bedfordshire in just one week.


Emily Cannon with school students

1963 Classicists reunite

Six classicists who joined Wadham in 1963 returned to College to celebrate the fifty years since they sat Mods, as alumnus Tony Denny reports.


spot the difference

Engineering the future

Understanding how a combination of maths and physics can solve real world problems has been an eye-opening experience for school students taking part in the UNIQ Engineering Summer School, supported by Wadham College alumni.



Tour de force

As Wadham students headed off for the long vacation the Chapel Choir set out on a tour to northern Europe, as chorister Cameron Henderson-Begg reports.


Essay prize competition open

Submissions are open for two Wadham College prizes, each worth £200, rewarding original essays on any subject.



Open Day 18 September

Let our student guides show you round Wadham College. Don't forget to book your place for a sandwich lunch and admissions talk .

Library treasures

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