St Catharine’s College
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St Catharine’s College St Catharine’s is a welcoming, medium-size College for men and women, situated right in the centre of town. A lively and diverse community, we have earned a reputation for friendliness and academic success. students, regardless of educational background. We interview most applicants, and will do everything we can to put you at your ease and to make the admissions process as positive an experience as possible.
Founded in 1473, St Catharine’s is an extremely supportive College, with a strong community spirit between students and staff. We’ve focused strongly on gathering a dedicated and approachable team of teaching staff committed to helping our students realise their academic potential, as well as excellent pastoral support staff. Our admissions decisions are based solely on applicants’ academic ability – proven and potential – and we strongly encourage applications from the widest possible range of
All students are accommodated for three (or often four) years – first- and third-year students live on the main site, while second-years live as a single community in an attractive setting still only a short walk from the heart of the University. The College offers excellent facilities for both academic study and extra-curricular activities. Our two libraries are among the best in Cambridge, there are well-maintained computing facilities, and all student rooms have high-speed internet access. The College has a small theatre and concert auditorium as well as a new larger venue and a large new purpose-built student bar. Our sports
Senior Tutor Dr Paul Hartle
UCAS campus code S
Open days 2015 See the College website for information and booking All subjects 17 April, 1 July, 4 July, 12 September, 19 September Mathematics 25 April
Student numbers 436 undergraduates c135 admitted each year 220 postgraduates Admissions Tutors Dr David Bainbridge (arts) Dr Philip Oliver (sciences)
Our Admissions Office is happy to receive enquiries and to arrange visits to St Catharine’s for anyone who is considering making an application. Further detailed and up-to-date information can be found on our website.
My time at Catz has left me with a wide circle of close friends in many different walks of life, and even after graduating College still feels as familiar and welcoming whenever I return. James
Courses available All courses except Architecture, Education, History of Art and Linguistics
facilities include extensive playing fields; squash, badminton and tennis courts; a gym; and an all-weather AstroTurf hockey pitch. The boathouse has recently been extensively refurbished. We have an active choir, which records and tours regularly. We were also proud to be the first College to be awarded Fair Trade status.
See also Cambridge Open Days p147 Location Map reference 22 (see p152-3) Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RL
01223 338319 undergraduate.admissions @caths.cam.ac.uk www.caths.cam.ac.uk