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Girton College

General enquiries


+44 (0)1223 338999

Address (main)

Girton College, Cambridge, CB3 0JG, UK
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Swirles Court


+44 (0)1223 760021


Pheasant Drive, Cambridge, CB3 1AQ, UK
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Key Contacts

Postgraduate Admissions and Tutorial

+44 (0)1223 766673

Finance Department (formerly Bursary)

+ 44 (0)1223 338974


Development Office (Alumni and Supporters)

+44 (0)1223 339893

Grounds and Sports Facilities

Health and Safety

Health and Welfare Centre (College Nurses)

+44 (0)1223 338937

House Services, Public Area and AV

Library and Special Collections

+44 (0)1223 338970

Secretary to Council

Visitor Information


The College is committed to making online content accessible for all users. For more information, visit our Accessibility statement.

Media Enquiries

If you require an expert commenting on breaking news stories, or to arrange interviews, filming and photography - submit your enquiry via the form

The Lawrence Room

Our very own museum collection – The Lawrence Room - an outstanding resource for both teaching and research.

People’s Portraits

In 2000, the Royal Society of Portrait Painters mounted a millennial exhibition entitled People’s Portraits. This exciting and original collection has been housed at Girton College. 

Buildings, Gardens and Grounds

We have a wide range of self-guided tours and walks that everyone can come and enjoy - find out more

College Facilities

The main site contains facilities such as the Social Hub, the Dining Hall, Library, Chapel, music rooms, a heated indoor swimming pool, gyms and sport pitches. Take a look at our facilities. 

Chapel & Faith

The Chapel is a community and a haven for all College members, for those of all faiths and of none.

College Library

All you need to know about the Girton College library, along with information about other libraries in Cambridge and electronic resources you can use anywhere.

Archive & Special Collections

A state-of-the-art repository housing the Archive and the Special Collections


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