Accessibility at Wolfson College

Take a tour of our building and venues available for all access needs. 

College staff is always ready to assist and provide information on site.

Leonard Wolfson Auditorium

LWA Credit: Andy Spain

  • Level access
  • Front row (entry level) space for wheelchairs, with chairs for companion seating. 
  • Exterior stairway or lift access to balcony seating. 
  • Hearing loop system
  • Accessible toilet in close proximity
Seminar Rooms 1, 2, 3

Seminar Room 3

  • Seminar Room 1 is on the ground floor with level access and accessible toilet adjacent.
  • Seminar Rooms 2 and 3 have lift access, suitable for all wheelchair sizes; route from lift requires opening 3 sets of doors, Lodge assistance can be provided. Accessible toilet on ground floor. 
Haldane Room

 

  • Lift access*, suitable for all wheelchair sizes.
  • Accessible toilet (also serves as a gender neutral toilet) in Quad outside, which involves going down in lift and outdoors. 

*This lift will be replaced within the year, during which it will be out of action for a substantial duration. Alternative lift can be used during this period, involving corridor route with one door to open. Lodge assistant can be provided. 

Buttery

Sketch of the new buttery

  • Ground floor level access.
  • Accessible toilet in good proximity. 
Upper Corridor Main Building

Including Committee Room, Florey Room, Private Dining Room, Coffee Room

  • Lift access*, suitable for all wheelchair sizes.
  • Accessible toilet (also serves as gender neutral toilet) on same level. 

*This lift will be replaced within the year, during which it will be out of action for a substantial duration. Alternative lift can be used during this period, involving corridor route with one door to open. Lodge assistant can be provided.

Parking at Wolfson College

There is a designated accessible car parking space in the car park near the entrance. When occupied, delivery bays can be used by Blue Badge holders contingent on agreement by the Lodge. 

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Balcony view from the Harbour lawn
8 July 2020
Refurbishment of the balcony

This project has been given the go-ahead as part of the Estates Strategy to improve our College buildings and environment.

Plans and Prospects Front cover
30 June 2020
Wolfson: Plans and Prospects 2020 out now

The 2020 edition of the annual College magazine brings readers up to date with all the latest news and activities from Wolfson. 

30 June 2020
Great success for Student Hardship Auction

The auction was a great success, raising over £12,500 for students in need as a result of the coronavirus crisis.

Our upcoming events

Parties and Dinners
01 - 01
Aug Aug
Degree Day
Saturday 1 August - 11:00am to 3:30pm

Preceding the degree ceremony in the Sheldonian Theatre at 14:30, the College hosts the Signing of the Graces and a celebratory reception for our graduands and their family and friends. This event is by invitation only; please see the degree days page on our website for further information. 

Parties and Dinners
07 - 07
Aug Aug
Degree Day
Friday 7 August - 11:00am to 3:30pm

Preceding the degree ceremony in the Sheldonian Theatre at 14:30, the College hosts the Signing of the Graces and a celebratory reception for our graduands and their family and friends. This event is by invitation only; please see the degree days page on our website for further information. 

Parties and Dinners
12 - 12
Sep Sep
Degree Day
Saturday 12 September - 11:00am to 3:30pm

Preceding the degree ceremony in the Sheldonian Theatre at 14:30, the College hosts the Signing of the Graces and a celebratory reception for our graduands and their family and friends. This event is by invitation only; please see the degree days page on our website for further information.