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  • Autonomous Weapons- Lethal Future?

    Join alumnus and AI expert Professor Stuart Russell to hear about the potential threats involved with using artificial intelligence in autonomous weapons.


    Stuart Russell
  • Sunday in Chapel

    Join us for Choral Evensong, sung by the Chapel Choir, at 6pm. The services are open to all college members and staff, families and friends, and members of the public.


Edible exhibits brought to life

Illustrations by Wadham’s Librarian, Tim Kirtley, feature in a new historical cookbook on the cakes and confections of the past.


Testing the Emperors

Why did the second set of Sheldonian emperor heads weather so much more quickly than the first?


Inspiring young minds

Tower Hamlets primary school students discover what university life is all about during a day trip to Wadham.


Buttercup Primary School children

Oxford incunabula

Celebrating incunabula (books published between 1450 and 1500), eight of Wadham’s treasures went on display during a very special Oxford walking tour.


An example of incunabula

A Day in the Life of Wadham's Head Butler

What is a university butler’s role in the 21st century? Wadham’s Head Butler, Darren Munt, demystifies the job.


Wadham Head Butler at work

Medieval skeleton unearthed

Archaeologists discover medieval remains beneath the College grounds.


Increasing support for Target Oxbridge

Wadham is to double its funding to Target Oxbridge, a programme to help students with black African and Caribbean heritage to increase their chances of getting into Oxford and Cambridge.


Honorary Fellowships for Gentleman and Russell

Journalist Amelia Gentleman (Russian and History, 1991) and AI expert Professor Stuart Russell (Physics, 1979) are to be Honorary Fellows at Wadham College.


Amelia Gentleman and Stuart Russell

Betjeman and Bowra

Maurice Bowra, former Warden of Wadham College, became a close friend of the poet John Betjeman.


Bowra and Betjeman

Matriculation in pictures

Wadham's graduate and undergraduate Freshers officially join the University of Oxford at the Matriculation ceremony, held in the Sheldonian Building.


Access and American politics

Hillary Rodham Clinton, politician and diplomat, met with Wadham Warden Ken Macdonald QC to hear about the College’s ground-breaking work to widen participation at Oxford.


Wadham College staff with Hillary Clinton in Oxford

Iffley building progress

Latest news on progress at Wadham's Iffley Road student accommodation building. Webcam images


Wadham's collection of rare books includes a Shakespeare first folio and a 1543 publication by Nicolaus Copernicus...

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. Explore Wadham's conference facilities.

conference facilities

Access to Excellence

Building an inclusive community for the future - Wadham's Back Quad Development comprises Oxford's first-ever purpose-built Access Centre and a fully accessible Undergraduate Centre.

Visiting Wadham

Wadham welcomes visitors during opening times and prospective students at any time (when occasional restricted events are taking place you may be asked to return).

Term time
13.00 - 16.15
Out of term
10.30 - 11.45
13.00 - 16.15