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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

Wadstock 2016

The sun shone for Wadham's sell-out, annual student music festival, Wadstock


Wadstock 2016

Wad-HAM study skills residential

A three day study-skills residential programme designed to help students from the London borough of Newham into university took place at Wadham in April.


Exploring the Hellenistic age

Two short books on the Hellenistic age have been published by Peter Thonemann, Fellow and Tutor in Ancient History at Wadham.


Books by Peter Thonemann

A celebration of words

A shared love of English language and literature brought alumni from seven decades back to Wadham this month.


Wadham’s US tour

This April Wadham welcomed North American alumni to a series of receptions held along the East Coast of the United States, culminating in Washington DC.


Wadham alumni event

Luton links

A day trip to Wadham for more than twenty Luton school students marks the end of the first year of a two year Wadham-Luton access programme aimed at younger children.


Access day visitors

Heading north

Wadham alumna Sally Mapstone (English, 1975) is leaving Oxford and heading north to become Vice-Chancellor and Principal of St Andrews University in Fife, Scotland.


Sally Mapstone

Sarah-Beth Amos voted MCR President

Sarah-Beth Amos has been elected the new President of Wadham’s Middle Common Room, representing post-graduate students.


Sarah-Beth Amos

Changing faces: Emma Reynolds

Labour MP Emma Reynolds (PPE, 2000) grew up in Wolverhampton, attending local schools before coming to Wadham. She was elected as the Member of Parliament for Wolverhampton North East in May 2010.


Work, rest and play

Switching supermarkets, eating cake, swimming in the sea and devouring Dostoevsky were among highlights of the 2016 Cornwall Reading Party, as Classics Fellow Peter Thonemann and Emeritus Fellow Ray Ockenden report.


Reading party group

Changing faces: David Gustave

Educational motivator and founder of creative strategy firm Reluctantly Brave, alumnus Dawood Gustave (Modern History, 1999) is the subject of a stunning new portrait in the Lee Shau Kee Seminar Room.


David Gustave

Wadham staff nominated for OUSU awards

Three Wadham staff members have been shortlisted for Oxford University Student Union awards, following nominations by the students they teach and support.


Shakespeare 400

Marking 400 years since the death of playwright William Shakespeare, actors from the Oxford Shakespeare Company discuss Wadham's First Folio with Emma Smith, Professor of Shakespeare Studies at the University of Oxford.


William Shakespeare

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