Get to know Green Templeton

A very warm welcome from the College Office Team to our new students this academic year! We very much look forward to meeting you in the coming months!

The College Office Team

The College Office is responsible for all aspects of student administration handled by the college, starting with the admissions process, continuing through your course – including scholarships, academic, financial and welfare support – and finishing with your graduation ceremony.

Head over to the College Office Team webpage to meet the team members and find out more about what areas each person is responsible for. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out to us!

A welcome from our Principal 

Green Templeton’s Principal is Sir Michael Dixon. In this role he is the central figure promoting the college’s life and work, championing its interests, ensuring collegial decision making and developing ambitious strategic plans.

You can find out more in this interview with Sir Michael about his career, including his time as Director of the Natural History Museum in London, and his plans for Green Templeton.

A welcome from our GCR

The Graduate Common Room (known as the GCR) lies at the heart of college student activities, and all Green Templeton students, irrespective of their status or place of residence, are automatically members.

The Lodge

The Lodge is your first point of contact for most queries about life at Green Templeton! It’s open 24 hours a day, seven days a week (apart from a few days over the Christmas holidays, which you’ll be told about in advance).

As well as providing a friendly face to everyone entering and exiting college, The Lodge ensure the safety and security of all college buildings and residents by monitoring fire alarms and CCTV, manage all of the incoming post and parcels, bike security, gym membership forms, punt booking, merchandise sales, and much more.

A tour of college

Our beautiful college is located on three acres of land just off the Woodstock Road. Our grounds are dominated by the beautiful and iconic Radcliffe Observatory which, as college members, you’ll be allowed to visit whenever you like!

In this short video, student Spencer Tong (DPhil Medical Sciences) gives a tour of college from the library to common room areas, gym and more!

College map

Green Templeton College Map