Special Study Week

special study week lunch
Date 31/07/2022 at 16.00 - 06/08/2022 at 18.00

A unique opportunity for part-time students to study, relax and enjoy the benefits of Cambridge.

special study week lunch

Part-time study at Cambridge is a wonderful opportunity – but we know it can be challenging to make time for academic work when life is crammed with work and other commitments. At the Wolfson Special Study Week, you’ll be able to take some time out to concentrate on your research whilst enjoying the benefits of College life.


What’s on offer

The final programme will be confirmed nearer the time, but the Special Study Week typically includes:

  • Peer writing-group sessions 
  • Library skills sessions – for groups or 1–1
  • Daily Study Week Lunch Table with part-time tutors and other members of staff
  • Formal Hall
  • Drinks reception
  • Walking tour of Cambridge centre and Colleges
  • Walk to Grantchester for tea in the Orchard
  • WCSA social events
  • WCSA panel session with part-timer alumni


For more information please visit our Special Study Week page.

What's on

Kill or Cure poster

Art exhibition: 'Kill or Cure'

25/06/2022 at 10.00

Lethal or life-giving? Wolfson's exciting contemporary art exhibition explores the potential of animals, plants, and substances from the natural world to ‘Kill’ and/or ‘Cure’ (open to the public, Saturday and Sundays, 10am - 5pm).

What do you care about? Wolfson Sustainability and Conversation Hub event 26 Aug 2022. Various trees and an hour glass denote nature is running out of time

What do you care about? - S&C Hub

26/08/2022 at 13.00

Wolfson's Sustainability & Conservation (S&C) Hub invites you to join the first gathering of its community for the academic year 2022-2023, discussing “What do you care about?”

Wolfson Gardens

Open Cambridge: Garden Tour

09/09/2022 at 14.00

Take some time out of your day to engage your senses with the sights and sounds of Wolfson's plants and wildlife.


Graduation Ceremony

10/09/2022 at 09.00

Graduation ceremonies are the culmination of students’ hard work and commitment, and a moment to celebrate the completion of their Cambridge degree.

A student photgraphs their friend at graduation

Oxford and Cambridge Mature Student Virtual Open Day

17/09/2022 at 12.00

Oxford and Cambridge will be teaming up to host a virtual event for mature students who are interested in applying to either Oxford or Cambridge.