Welfare.


Exeter College and the University of Oxford have a number of supportmechanisms to help you deal with stress and any concerns you might have during yourstay here.

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About Welfare


Some of the people and resources you could approach for help are given below. The College also has a group of peer supporters whom you can talk to.

MCR Graduate Welfare Officer
The MCR Graduate Welfare Officer is Luke Jenkin. He represents the general concerns of all members of the graduate community, particularly in the areas of welfare, personal security, accommodation and academic needs.

Tutor for Graduates
The Tutor for Graduates (Dr Chris Ballinger, ☎ 01865 279678) is responsible for the academic and personal welfare of graduate students in the college.

Women’s Adviser
The Women’s Adviser (Ms Jeri Johnson, ☎ 01865 279608) is available to assist with the personal or academic difficulties of women students at Exeter.

Religious Support
The College Chaplain (The Revd Andrew Allen) offers counsel and pastoral support to all members of Exeter College, whatever their religious beliefs. The Freshers’ Fair will also include spiritual communities at Oxford.

Nightline (☎ 01865 270270)
Nightline is a confidential listening, support and information service run by students for students. You can either call them or drop into their office at 16 Wellington Square between 8am and 8pm every night from 0th week to 9th week. They can call you back and you can talk about anything you want to.

Other resources

  • Financial support from the College: http://www.exeter.ox.ac.uk/currentstudents/finance/
  • Oxford University Student Advice Service run by OUSU: http://ousu.org/advice/student-advice-service/
  • The University counselling service: http://www.ox.ac.uk/students/shw/counselling/
  • Executive Committee

    Let's Get In Touch!


    The MCR is located at Staircase 8, Ground Floor, Exeter College, Oxford OX1 3DP.

    If you are a member of the MCR, but are not subscribed to the exeter-mcr mailing list please send a blank email to exeter-mcr-subscribe@maillist.ox.ac.uk.


    The MCR President is Cate Gibson.

    president@exetermcr.org.uk