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Health and Welfare

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.

Medical Treatment

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:

You can find a quide to the UK National Health Service here: and information on how to obtain medical treatment here: .

The Chaplain 

The Chaplain, Fr Gregory Schnackenberg, is happy to talk with members of the college about any matter or problem.

The Bursar

Mr David Harper is available to chat to students and talk about housing, finance issues or concerns around life in College.

University Counselling Service

Students can refer themselves to the University Student Counselling Service. To make an appointment:

Oxford University Students' Union (OUSU)

There is a wealth of information on student support services and general welfare issues on the OUSU welfare website.

University Equality and Diversity pages

Contains information on a range of issues and services, including disability, sexual orientation, religion and belief and age:

University Welfare and Support pages

Provides information and support on a number areas associated with student life, including immigration & visa support, academic life, fees, examinations and welfare:

News & Events

1st Aug
Graduation Friday 29th July 2016

Many congratulations to Linda Eggert, Ramesh Pattni, Ying Mao, Simon Chelley, Joshua Hemmings-Buckler and Margaret Woods who graduated on Friday.

14th Jul
Alumni Dinner 17 Sept 2016 - Now Booking

Bookings are now open so grab a place while you can!

8th Jul
IHRL Matriculation

Blackfriars Hall welcomed our new 1st year IHRL (International Human Rights Law) students who matriculated today.

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