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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