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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The latest from Wolfson College

Elephant nose fish
12 December 2019
Secret of Skins

Sarah Skeels, Wolfson student, appears in the new BBC Four natural history documentary, called Secret of Skins

25 November 2019
Wolfson alumnus Michael Rands appointed Master of Darwin College

Congratulations to Dr Michael Rands, Wolfson alumnus, who has been appointed Master of Darwin College. 

Romulus Logo
22 November 2019
Romulus reveals this year's theme

The editorial team revealed the theme with a launch party that had live music, scientific talks, poetry and a juggling performance. 

Our upcoming events

Lectures and Seminars
19 - 19
Dec Dec
Accessing and Analysing Culturally Sensitive Content: Data Capsules, Extracted F...
Thursday 19 December - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

The long-term goal of the Ātea Project — which is part of New Zealand’s National Science Challenges — is to help build prosperous, culturally thriving and technology-driven Māori economies for future generations.

Art Exhibition
07 - 25
Jan Mar
Haiku poetry composed by the President, with illustrations
Tuesday 7 January - 9:00am to Wednesday 25 March - 4:00pm

This exhibition is located in the corridor between the Buttery and the Cafe. 

Conference
16 - 18
Jan Jan
From Concept to Monument: Time and Cost of Construction in the Ancient World
Thursday 16 January - 1:00pm to Saturday 18 January - 6:30pm

The conference sets an exclusive focus on modelling the costs of construction over the course of 1,500 years, from Archaic Greece to the early middle ages. Over the last decade, the general interest in building costs and organisational aspects of historical construction has seen a rise in popularity amongst scholars working on pre-modern architecture.