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. 

*Please note that the Buttery is being refurbished and is likely to be completed at the end of May 2019. 

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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Wolfson Leavers' Stall

It's a chance for you to meet the team as well as sign up for a University Alumni Card.

Our upcoming events

Conference
20 - 20
Jun Jun
Mahopādhyāyamahotsava: Celebration of a Sanskrit Teacher
Thursday 20 June - 9:30am to 6:00pm

Join us for a day conference in celebration of Sanskrit studies, in honour of Dr Jim Benson; with eminent speakers presenting on topics including Pāṇinian grammar, Vedic, philosophy, religion, history, poetics and culture.

Speakers:

Networking
20 - 20
Jun Jun
Wolfson Leavers' Stall
Thursday 20 June - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Come and find out what it is to be a Wolfson Alumnus. The Wolfson Alumni Office will be giving away information and goodies all day in the Café on Thursday 20th June. We look forward to meeting as many leavers as possible.

Parties and Dinners
20 - 20
Jun Jun
Guest Night Dinner
Thursday 20 June - 7:15pm

Guest Night dinners take place on Thursdays during term time and are open to all members of College and Common Room. They provide a convivial atmosphere and the chance to meet other Wolfsonians as well as entertaining guests. Dress code is smart, no gowns.

Pre-dinner drinks are normally at 7.00 pm, followed by dinner at 7.30 pm.

Guest Night Price List