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.
19 September 2018Wolfson Fellows win full professorships
Jon Barrett and Wolfgang de Melo of Wolfson College have been awarded a Recognition of Distinction award.9 August 2018The Jessup Room inaccessible to readers from 13th August - 17th August.
The Jessup Room in the Library (main reading room on the first floor) will be inaccessible to readers from Monday 13th August until Friday...6 August 2018New Online Booking System
Wolfson College is offering a new online booking system exclusively for our members, as requested at the General Meeting. The new...
Lectures and Seminars25 - 25Sep SepThe Magnificent Seven (plus): A study of early Islamic rock crystal wine jugsTuesday 25 September - 6:00pm to 7:00pmConcert and Plays29 - 29Sep SepCarmenSaturday 29 September - 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Barefoot Opera, well known for its strong production values, ensemble work, and fresh interpretation, brings its unique style to the opera everyone knows and loves: 'Carmen' by Bizet. Our brilliant young soloists include young talents from the Guildhall School of Music and the Welsh Opera Academy. At the start of their careers, they will be accompanied by Barefoot Opera’s signature ensemble of free-base accordion double-bass, clarinet, and keyboard.Art exhibition30 - 30Sep SepSteve Empson: Exhibition Private ViewSunday 30 September - 12:00pm
PRIVATE VIEW - Sunday 30 September from 12 noon to 3 pm.
Steve Empson observes two coastal communities, in Kent and Co Durham, he considers to be similar in many aspects. Both places are out on a limb, and he sees them as being quirky and attractively at the edge of society. In paintings and drawings of mixed media, he attempts to get across his feeling for these places.