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  • Mon, 05/07/2021 - 15:46

    On Friday July 2nd the college held its first in-person graduation ceremony since the start of the pandemic. The University of Cambridge General Admission took place across four days, with students receiving their degrees in the Senate House. The Selwyn contingent formed the traditional procession from the college to the centre of the city, led by the head porter, master and praelector.

  • Tue, 29/06/2021 - 11:47

    The Selwyn College and University of Cambridge open days take place on July 8th and 9th.

    Open Day

    We've made a video which you can watch anytime and which introduces the college and its people to potential applicants. You’ll also see our beautiful site on the west side of Cambridge.

  • Tue, 22/06/2021 - 15:40
    The photograph shows students at a Selwyn matriculation in 2019


  • Wed, 09/06/2021 - 13:35

    The Quarry Whitehouse auditorium was officially opened on June 4th by its principal benefactors Gareth Quarry and Jill Whitehouse. Mr Quarry and Ms Whitehouse are both Selwyn alumni, and we are deeply appreciative of their generosity.


  • Thu, 27/05/2021 - 13:27

    The college welcomed Dr Christopher Dobson (SE 1957) back to Selwyn this week to mark the completion of Ann’s Court – for which he has been the principal donor. We are enormously grateful for his substantial gifts to the college, going back over many years.

  • Mon, 10/05/2021 - 09:03


    Please additionally see the COVID-19 documents page.

    The master Roger Mosey wrote to all students at Selwyn on September 22nd about the term ahead:

    "Dear all

  • Thu, 29/04/2021 - 14:48

    Bartlam Library 2nd floor

    The college is delighted to report that the new library and auditorium building is open for Selwyn students from Friday, April 30th. In the first instance, the Bartlam library will be available as additional study space.

  • Fri, 09/04/2021 - 11:22

    This year’s Ramsay Murray lecture was given by Professor Rana Mitter, with the title "Where China goes next: How authoritarianism, history and technology are creating a new superpower"

  • Tue, 23/03/2021 - 08:55

    Our new building was handed over to the college on March 22nd by the contractors Barnes Construction.

    Handover lineup

  • Fri, 12/03/2021 - 09:36

    The college has elected two new honorary fellows.