Wolfson is equally strong in humanities and sciences, making it an ideal home for our interdisciplinary Research Clusters. Covering a variety of subjects, each draws on the scholarly expertise within the College to foster innovative approaches.
The University of Oxford has a vast collection of cultural and scientific artifact which are on public display in our museums, galleries, and libraries.
Find out more about our many research clusters who epitomize the interdisciplinary, egalitarian community that can be found at Wolfson.
The Library is at the heart of Wolfson, contains over 42,000 physical items, and is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Our new Academic Wing, completed in Spring 2016, has enormously enhanced the College’s facilities for its graduate students, its Fellows, and its Academic Clusters.
Based in leafy north Oxford, Wolfson has 13 acres of beautiful grounds. All areas are open to members to relax in, explore, and enjoy.
Wolfson College has a dedicated archive, which holds a variety of photographs, documents and other materials relating to the history of the College.
17 May 2019Wolfson College flies rainbow LGBT flag on 17 May
Wolfson College flies the rainbow LGBT flag for the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia.13 May 2019Simon Armitage named the new Poet Laureate
Professor Simon Armitage, Honorary Member of Wolfson College and judge on the John Stallworthy Prize for graduate poetry has been named the new...13 May 2019The Isaiah Berlin Lecture: Liberalism and the resurgence of fascism
This year's Isaiah Berlin Lecture will be held by Professor Paul Gilroy, Professor of American & English Literature at King's College London...
Lectures and Seminars21 - 21May MayAsian Treasure Traditions SeminarTuesday 21 May - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Anna Sehnalova Tuesday 21st May Seminar Room 3, 5.pm - 7pm, followed by dinner at Wolfson Title: Mountain Deities and Their Treasures: Possible Indigenous Origins of the Tibetan gTer ma traditionTuesday 21st May, Reinier Langelaar (IKGA, Austrian Academy of Sciences & Humboldt University of Berlin)
Wolfson College Seminar Room 3, 15:00 - 17:00Lectures and Seminars21 - 21May MayJapan’s Energy Policy After The Fukushima DisasterTuesday 21 May - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Eight years on from the disastrous accident at the Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan, how has the clean-up operation gone; what are Japanese attitudes to nuclear power; and what energy mix is right for a resource-poor economic superpower? Naomi Hirose has for many years been at the helm of The Tokyo Electric Power Company which runs Fukushima, and he is in Oxford, at Wolfson College, to set out his views, and to take all questions.Lectures and Seminars23 - 23May MayWolfson Lecture Series: Diplomacy for the 21st Century: Expanding the diplomati...Thursday 23 May - 6:15pm to 7:15pm
Sir Peter Gluckman will deliver the lecture “Expanding the diplomatic toolkit: the further evolution of science diplomacy”.