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  • World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

    Join us for coffee in Wadham's impressive dining hall as part of the Macmillan Cancer Relief 'World's Biggest Coffee Morning'. As well as coffee and cakes, take part in our fund-raising raffle.


    World's Biggest Coffee Morning
  • Medical Reunion

    All alumni who studied Medical Sciences, Physiology, PPP and related subjects are warmly invited to the fourth triennial reunion of the Wadham Medical Society, which also marks the retirement of Dr Stephen Goss.


    Medical Society Dinner

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 Journal - Disability Issue

Disability is the focus of the latest issue of the Wadham Journal, which shares the work of Wadham’s graduate students with the wider College community.


Changing faces

No longer will Dorothy Wadham be the sole woman who looks out from the wall of Wadham’s early seventeenth century dining hall.


Michael Birt portraits

Essay prize competition

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



A Weekend of Alumni Dinners

Some 200 alumni and guests were welcomed back to Wadham to attend the annual 1610 Society and Wadham Alumni dinners. 


A portrait of childhood

A photographic portrait by Wadham alumna Cécile Birt (English and Modern Languages, 2004) will be exhibited at London’s National Portrait Gallery after being long-listed for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2016.



Open Doors 2016

More than 850 guests visited Wadham’s splendid Dining Hall on Saturday afternoon during the Oxford Open Doors weekend.


Wadham College at the community fair

Tendon mending

New detail on the microstructural mechanics of tendons has been revealed in the latest published work from Wadham Engineering Fellow Mark Thompson and the Oxford Mechanobiology Group.


Ann Harvey - Tendon microstructure

Hong Kong reunion

Emeritus Fellow in Engineering, Dr Colin Wood, was a guest of honour at a gathering of China based alumni in Hong Kong this month.


Colin Wood with former students

Silver medal for Wadham rower

Wadham rower Maddy Badcott (English, 2013) wins a silver medal in the World Rowing Under-23 Championships 2016 in Rotterdam.


Medal winning eights

Iffley Road plans unveiled

Proposals for the development of student accommodation in the Dorothy Wadham Building on the Iffley Road site were unveiled at a public consultation event on Thursday.


Iffley Road plan

Straight-talking Politics

The power of language, political spin, free speech, and the limits of democracy have been the focus of discussion and debate at this year's Politics summer school.


Politics summer school participant

University Challenge

Four intrepid Wadham students took on Robinson College, Cambridge in a first round match of the student quiz University Challenge on BBC2.


Wadham's University Challenge team

Aspirational Classics

Exploring the art and archaeology of ancient Greece and Rome in the Ashmolean Museum’s collection of ancient artefacts was one highlight of this year’s Classics Summer School.


Summer school students

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.


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

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