Administration & Support

During your time at Wolfson there are a variety of people available to provide administrative support and /or advice related to your studies.

The Academic Office

The Academic Office is responsible for all aspects of student administration handled by the College, starting with the admissions process, continuing through your course and finishing with your graduation ceremony.

Things we can help you with:

  • University cards
  • Enrolment certificates
  • Progress reviews
  • GSO forms
  • College advisors
  • Associate Memberships
  • Graduation
  • Transcripts

Learn more about these here.


Contact and Emergency Contact Information

Please ensure that these details are kept updated on your University student record in Student Self Service. When you update your details, please email the Academic Office so that we can update College records also.


Advice and Support

There are a number of support systems available throughout College.

Lodge: The Lodge, or reception, is open for business daily from 8am-11pm. A night porter is on duty between the hours of 11pm and 7am (8am on weekends) in case of emergencies. The Lodge receptionists are the first point of contact with Wolfson. Learn more.

College advisors: All students are assigned a college advisor, who is a senior member of the College and can provide pastoral advice, help you with any problems and offer guidance on sources of support within the College and University. Learn more.

Health: The College has a part-time nurse, Helen Thornton, who delivers first-class health and welfare support to the graduate student community. All students and their families should register with a doctor (GP) as soon as possible after arrival. For more on staying healthy while at Wolfson, click here. For information on sports, recreation and the College gym, click here.

Welfare: For confidential listening and advice students can speak to any member of the College welfare team made up of the Senior Tutor, Academic Registrar, Welfare Officers and Peer Supporters. Learn more.

Disabilities: The University and College regularly support students with disabilities, long term health conditions or specific learning difficulties. Learn more.


Exams and University Regulations

It is the responsibility of all students to ensure they are aware of the relevant University regulations and policies. This includes information on examinations for both taught and research programmes. Learn more.

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Jon Stallworthy Black & White Photograph
4 September 2019
Jon Stallworthy Poetry Prize 2020

Wolfson College together with the English Faculty announce Jon Stallworthy Poetry Prize 2020.

4 September 2019
Philomen Probert's book on the Latin Accent published

Congratulations to Philomen Probert on the publishing of her book "Latin Grammarians on the Latin Accent: The Transformation of Greek Grammatical...

26 July 2019
Bryan Magee - Obituary

Bryan Magee, philosopher, writer, broadcaster, politician, died at St Luke's Hospital, Headington, on 26 July 2019 aged eighty-nine. 

Our upcoming events

Lectures and Seminars
20 - 20
Sep Sep
Beyond the Picture: Calligraphy and the Arts of the Book in Sultanate India
Friday 20 September - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

A lecture by Eloïse Brac de la Perrière. Numerous fields of investigation await the attention of specialists of Sultanate India. In particular, the study of illustrated manuscripts offers many perspectives: the iconography, the text, and the book itself, including its materials and their assemblage. The calligraphy from this period has scarcely been studied, despite its marked peculiarities. Calligraphy also provides a bridge between the artistic, intellectual and spiritual fields.

Conference
01 - 03
Oct Oct
Futures Thinking Conference
Tuesday 1 October - 8:30am to Thursday 3 October - 1:00pm

Futures Thinking is a TORCH research network that uses Humanities methodologies to think through future-oriented technologies and concerns. This conference seeks to explore the future of reading and narrative in relation to how questions of inequality, bias in programming and developing technologies are changing the way that human beings create and interact with narrative and the self.

Networking
04 - 04
Oct Oct
RF/JRF Lunch Table
Friday 4 October - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

RF/JRF informal lunch table in Hall (12:30-1:30pm). Wine and beer are served. Partners and children are welcome.