Dining in College

Meals in College


Included in the ‘Board and Lodging’ charge, for students staying on the Wadham College site, is a two course dinner in Hall or in the Refectory (Mon-Fri). All Wadham students are welcome to sign-in for dinner. Lunch and Saturday and Sunday brunch are available to all Wadham students in the Refectory on a pay-as-you-go basis. Please enter any dietary requirements into the Meal Booking System. Guests are welcome at most student meals.

Meal times

Breakfast 08:15-09:00 (cooked) New Refectory
Brunch: 11.00-13.00 Saturday and Sunday
Lunch: 12.30-13.25 Mon - Fri
Dinner: 18.15-18.45 Mon - Fri

Dinner: 19.15 Mon - Fri

Food and drink
The College provides a catered service six days a week during term time. Students who live on the main College site are automatically booked in for dinner and the cost is included in their ‘Board and Lodging’ charge. All Wadham students are welcome to purchase a meal throughout the term.

You can expect meal costs to be

Breakfast = £3.20 (pay as you dine)
Lunch = £4.30 (pay as you dine)
Dinner = £5.88 (pre-booked)


Graduate students are welcome to eat in College. Breakfast and lunch are available in the New Refectory on a pay-as-you-go basis (via funds on Bod card). Dinner in Hall or the New Refectory can be arranged by booking online (and is billed to battels).

The McCall MacBain Graduate Centre has a fully equipped kitchen to make your own drinks, snacks and meals, and a common room with tables chairs and sofas.