Saturday 18th Feb. 9.30am to 4.30pm
Day to day, the welfare function is delegated to an experienced welfare team in the College. This team is available to listen to student concerns and offer support.
Undergraduates and graduates can contact us at any time. However, please note that we are unable to discuss welfare issues with parents or guardians.
The University and its Colleges and Halls strongly recommend that you choose to register with a “College Doctor”: For Blackfriars Hall that is : Dr Leaver & Partners, Jericho Health Centre. Rregister here: http://www.campusdoctor.co.uk/oxford.
You can find a quide to the UK National Health Service here: http://www.ox.ac.uk/students/welfare/health/services and information on how to obtain medical treatment here: http://www.bfriars.ox.ac.uk/hall/students/medical_treatment .
The Chaplain, Fr Gregory Schnackenberg, is happy to talk with members of the college about any matter or problem.
Mr David Harper is available to chat to students and talk about housing, finance issues or concerns around life in College.
Students can refer themselves to the University Student Counselling Service. To make an appointment:
There is a wealth of information on student support services and general welfare issues on the OUSU welfare website.
Contains information on a range of issues and services, including disability, sexual orientation, religion and belief and age:http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/eop/
Provides information and support on a number areas associated with student life, including immigration & visa support, academic life, fees, examinations and welfare: http://www.ox.ac.uk/students/shw/
On 25th November Blackfriars hosted a Thanksgiving meal for friars, staff and students.