Somerville JCR



The undergraduate body of Somerville College, Oxford. Find important info, talk to your JCR officers and discover what's happening in college now.

Welcome to Somerville College JCR

Welcome to Somerville College JCR. The JCR represents the undergraduates of Somerville College, Oxford. Here you can find all you need to know on everything from how to get your first year off to a great start to what’s happening in college this week. We’ve also included a couple of helpful links to the internal meals website (because food) and…

Ville wins Swimming Cuppers

Captain’s Match Report: Alessandro Pirzio-Biroli On a dark, wet November evening, Somerville College participated in its first ever Swimming Cuppers [citation needed]. On this glorious occasion, 13 brave souls cycled down to the Iffley Pool in order to do what no Somervillian had done before. Upon arrival, we were intimidated by exotic-looking men in dingy speedos who spanned six feet…

JCR Letter to MP Sam Gyimah

Dear Mr Gyimah,   On behalf of Somerville College‚Äôs Junior Common Room, we would first like to express how proud we are of having an alumnus who has had so many accomplishments in both charitable and political endeavours. Being appointed as a Minister in the Justice Department is a great testament to your character and to your dedication. This is…