The Lodge or Reception is staffed 24 hours a day in case of emergencies and open daily from 7 am–11 pm. The Lodge’s Receptionists and Night Porters are the first point of contact with Wolfson and the College remains open 7 days a week.
The Lodge receptionists will give information on opening times and availability of College facilities, hand over keys to the music rooms, squash courts and help you if you have locked yourself out of your room. They sell stamps, stationery, washing powder and other items. For a full list of items please ask at the Lodge.
Telephone: 01865 274 100
Pidge and Mail
Your incoming mail is delivered to individually-named pigeonholes (‘pidges'). Pigeonholes are found in the Lodge.
The Lodge administrates many of the different facilities in college. Wolfson have different resources for our members, such as the gym, punts, squash courts, music rooms and sport courts. Learn more.
Wolfson College Merchandise
Wolfson hoodies, mugs, bow ties and more are available to purchase via the Oxford University Sports Shop. Wolfson College stationary and other souvenirs can be purchased at the Lodge.
Free Condoms and Pregnancy Tests
The Lodge has a supply of condoms, personal lubricant and pregnancy testing kits which are free of charge. Learn more about Health & Wellness at Wolfson.
There are two trolleys that can be signed for to help in moving house, as well as bicycle pumps, a vacuum cleaner, and a sewing machine, which are available for use and are stored near the Lodge.
7 August 2020Aamer 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.5 August 2020Professor George Smith Honoured by Royal Society
Congratulations to Professor George Smith, FRS, who has been awarded the Armourers & Brasiers' Company Prize 20208 July 2020Refurbishment of the balcony
This project has been given the go-ahead as part of the Estates Strategy to improve our College buildings and environment.
Parties and Dinners12 - 12Sep SepDegree DaySaturday 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 Seminars05 - 05Nov NovMargaret Oliphant and OxfordThursday 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.Parties and Dinners14 - 14Nov NovDegree DaySaturday 14 November - 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.