Matriculation Talks

All new Postgraduates are required to attend the Howard Lecture Theatre immediately following the 1.00 pm photograph on Tuesday 15 October.  Please find below the provisional timetable (please note, times may differ on the day) and other important resources that you should read in conjunction with attending the talks.  You will be asked in the first two weeks of Term to confirm that you have read and understood this material.

Time Introduction to College Officers and Departments Information/Resources
1.20 pm The Master - Formal welcome to College
1.25 pm Senior Tutor and Graduate Tutors
1.30 pm Praelector, Chaplain and the Chapel
1.35 pm Dean and Discipline
1.40 pm MCR Liaison Fellow
1.45 pm Head Porter - Key Safety and Security Information Porters' Lodge and FAQs
1.50 pm onwards
Assistant Bursar
Communications Officer
Operations Manager
Information and Communications
Academic Registrar
College Nurse
Tutorial and Admissions
Surgery and FAQs
Accommodation Officer
Domus Manager
HR Manager
Assistant Bursar for Finance
IT Manager
Human Resources
Bursary and FAQs
Information Technology
Catering Manager
Internal Events Manager
Head of Conference Services
Internal Events
Conference Services
Senior Development Manager
Exhibitions and Programming Manager
Heong Gallery
MCR Committee MCR
College Departments not represented on the day


External Organisations not represented on the day
Cambridge City Council Recycling Advice
Cambridge University First Aid Society
Postgraduate Outreach Scheme
University Careers Service

At the end of the Matriculation Talks, you will be given a booklet containing important information and College contact details that will help you settle in during the first few weeks at Downing.