The Lodge, or reception, is open for business daily from 8 am–11 pm. A night porter is on duty between the hours of 11 pm and 7 am (8 am at weekends) in case of emergencies. The Lodge’s receptionists are the first point of contact with Wolfson and the College remains open seven days a week.
The Lodge receptionists will; give information on opening times and availability of College facilities; to 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 – details of Common Room facilities, such as the sports room and punts. Learn more.
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 in the Lodge.
11 January 2018Journey to Mars
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Got a bright idea? Want to know how to be an innovator and become an entrepreneur? Come to the launch of Tri-Innovate 2018 on Tuesday 23 January...29 November 2017College Auditions
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Clubs & Societies16 - 16Jan JanAmref Termy MeetingTuesday 16 January -12:30pm to 1:30pm
The Wolfson AMREF Group is informal and friendly, and does not require a great commitment. If you are interested, then please come along to one of their meetings. Meetings are held at 1.30pm on Tuesday of Week 1 each term.Lectures and Seminars16 - 16Jan JanWhat counts as evidence in the Social Sciences?Tuesday 16 January -5:30pm to 6:30pm
Professor Mark Casson (University of Reading) and Professor Marc Ventresca (Wolfson College, Oxford) Social scientists study phenomena in which people play a fundamental role: the economy, law, the internet, Brexit, and so on. People can generally do whatever they like, and so their behaviour is not governed by rules in the same way as the phenomena studied by physicists and chemists. Given this, what kinds of questions can social scientists answer, and how do they do it?Networking16 - 16Jan JanScience Table DinnerTuesday 16 January -6:30pm to 7:30pm
Put away your lab coat and safety specs and come to Wolfson for dinner to meet other Wolfson scientists.