Rotary telephone by the sofa


From where your packages are delivered to what you can compost, how to manage the practicalities of daily life. Please note that not all facilities are open at this time; please check the Facilities Update page for the latest guidance.

Rotary telephone by the sofa

Updated 26 November 2020.

This is where you will live for up to three years, and we have a host of facilities to make you feel at home as well as to cater for the necessities of day-to-day living.

The Porters can help with most questions you may have, give directions or advise how to access services.

For keeping active, we have the Gym, a tennis court and plenty of ongoing classes, including yoga and pilates.

To keep you nourished, we have our excellent cafeteria, self-catering facilities and of course Formal Hall.

  • The Coffee Bar opened in 2018. It is open during the week from 08.00 to 16.30 and serves coffee, pastries, sandwiches and salads
  • The Bar is open in the evenings and run by students.
  • There are vending machines with sandwiches and drinks in the entrance to J Block.

For the practicalities of life there are laundry facilities, a maintenance staff to handle any problems you encounter with your room, an IT department to help with computer-related issues and facilities for post and packages.

Our dedicated housekeeping staff keep the College clean and safe.

Your main mode of transport will probably be a bicycle, but there are some options for public and private transportation.

If you are musically-minded, we have several practice rooms with pianos and a harpsichord.