Magdalene College

Situated on the charming banks of the River Cam, Magdalene College has the longest riverfront of any College in Cambridge.

Originally founded in 1428 as Buckingham College, the Lord Chancellor of King Henry VIII renamed it as Magdalene and gave the College its crest. Students stay in University of Cambridge accommodation with modern teaching facilities in Cripps Court.

Age range: 16-18


Location: Central Cambridge

Security: Gated campus with key access. Porter’s lodge manned 24 hours a Day

Airports: Heathrow 1.5 hours; Gatwick 2 hours

Facilities: Computer room, auditorium, traditional Formal Hall every 2 weeks

Internet: Wi-Fi available throughout

Social Spaces: Student common room


▖Bedrooms: Single

▖Bathrooms: Shared