The Lodge

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.

Contact Us

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.

Other Items

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.