Easter Break Closure

The College is closed from Thursday 29 March to Tuesday 3 April 2018. Please see below for specific college and university facilities opening hours and contact information for the break.

The Lodge

If you have an enquiry over the holidays, please contact the Lodge. Open: Mon–Sun 8:00–23:00. Our Night Porter is available during the evenings. 


The Minibus

The bus will not be running over the easter break. Please note that on Tuesday 3 April and Wednesday 4 April the minibus will finish early, the last bus leaving Wolfson at 15:30 and Broad Street at 15:42.


Food in Hall

Last meal served in the Hall before the break will be lunch on the Wednesday 28 March. Food will be served next on Tuesday 3 April 2018.


The Library

You will be able to access the library with your University Card over the break.


Academic Office

Last office day is Wednesday 28 March, 17:00. Open again: Tuesday 3 April 2018.


Accommodation Office

Last office day is Wednesday 28 March, 16:30. Open again Tuesday 3 April 2018, 8:30.


Other College Facilities

The East Common Room and the Common Room will remain available for use. The Gym, Squash Courts and Music Room will be open. Keys can only be collected when the Lodge is open. The Grand Piano in the Hall is sadly not available.


Welfare Officers Event

If you are staying in Oxford during the Easter break, please join the Welfare team who will be having a potluck event (everyone brings and shares food & drink). Please go here to read the details and formally register your interest. 


Holiday Contact Information

  • The Lodge: 01865 274100
  • Emergency services (Fire, Ambulance, Police): 999
  • Police non-emergency: 101
  • NHS non-emergency number: 111
  • Samaritans: 01865 722122

University Closure Dates

Many buildings will be shut from Thursday 29 March through to Monday 2 April inclusive for the Easter break. Should you need emergency assistance over the Easter break, please contact Security Services on 01865 (2) 89999 or for non-emergencies contact 01865 (2) 72944.

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Courses and Workshops
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China’s One Belt One Road and its implications for South Asia
Friday 22 June - 10:00am to 6:00pm

China’s $800 bn investment in land communications (the belt) and sea routes (the road) is perhaps the biggest infrastructure project the world has ever seen. It will have impacts on transport and trade, on industrial competitiveness and market access, on development finance and debt, on geopolitical and military relations.

Parties and Dinners
23 - 23
Jun Jun
The Wolfson Gaudy and Syme Legacy Society Lunch (by invite only)
Saturday 23 June - 12:30pm to 3:00pm

We would be delighted if you could join us for the Annual Gaudy and Syme Legacy Society Summer Lunch taking place on Saturday, 23 June to welcome our new President Mr Tim Hitchens CMG LVO to Wolfson. We will announce the schedule of the day in due course. Please note this event is by invitation only.

Concert and Plays
24 - 24
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Wolfson College Choir - Summer Concert
Sunday 24 June - 5:00pm

The Wolfson College Choir will have its summer concert on Sunday the 24th of June at 5 pm in the Leonard Wolfson Auditorium. The choir will be joined by the Thame Children’s Choir. Come and join us for an afternoon of music. Everyone is welcome and admission is free.