Housekeeping & Maintenance

The Housekeeping and Maintenance teams are here to maintain the college facilities and help our members with any housekeeping and maintenance enquiry.

Maintenance

For help with doors, cookers, lights, plumbing, etc., please use the property maintenance request web form.  By making the request yourself, you are giving maintenance permission to enter your accommodation in your absence. 


Housekeeping

For help with housekeeping issues, including furniture, soft furnishings, recycling etc, please use the housekeeping request web form

Housekeeping also has a limited number of spare single mattresses which may be borrowed for a maximum of four nights, although availability cannot be guaranteed.


In Emergencies

In the case of a genuine emergency eg a leaking pipe please contact the lodge (Tel: 01865 274100) who will assist you.


Please note

  • All housekeeping and maintenance requests should be reported through the online system.
  • Staff have access to all accommodation and common rooms and carry appropriate college identity cards.
  • Your attendance is not necessary while repairs are carried out.

News
Events

The latest from Wolfson College

Aamer Sarfraz portrait photo
7 August 2020
Aamer Sarfraz appointed to the House of Lords

Wolfson congratulates Aamer Sarfraz on his appointment by The Queen as a member of the House of Lords.

George Smith portrait photo
5 August 2020
Professor George Smith Honoured by Royal Society

Congratulations to Professor George Smith, FRS, who has been awarded the Armourers & Brasiers' Company Prize 2020

Balcony view from the Harbour lawn
8 July 2020
Refurbishment of the balcony

This project has been given the go-ahead as part of the Estates Strategy to improve our College buildings and environment.

Our upcoming events

Parties and Dinners
12 - 12
Sep Sep
Degree Day
Saturday 12 September - 11:00am to 3:30pm

Preceding the degree ceremony in the Sheldonian Theatre at 14:30, the College hosts the Signing of the Graces and a celebratory reception for our graduands and their family and friends. This event is by invitation only; please see the degree days page on our website for further information. 

Lectures and Seminars
05 - 05
Nov Nov
Margaret Oliphant and Oxford
Thursday 5 November - 1:30pm

Merryn Williams is a poet and critic. Her latest works are The Fragile Bridge: New and Selected Poems (Shoestring Press) and Mansfield Park Revisited (Plas Gwyn Books). At present she is collecting poems about the pandemic and the lockdown. Merryn is a long-standing member of Wolfson's Common Room.