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Robinson College is a new college, founded in 1979 and committed to ensuring that it is an environment in which learning, research and creativity flourish. The College is set in beautiful, landscaped gardens and is situated close to the University Library and the West Cambridge Science Site. For details of the outstanding teaching, accommodation and support facilities available to undergraduates and graduates, click on Admissions above. We also have superb library and IT resources, and offer first-class conference facilities.

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  • It was with the greatest regret that the Warden, Fellows, staff and students of Robinson College heard of the passing of Mr Fred Boyne, MBE on Thursday 31 July 2014.  Mr Boyne will be remembered by generations of College members and staff as a key part of their Robinson experience and for his keen interest in all matters sporting.  The College community will be informed of further arrangements to remember Mr Boyne in due course.

  • It is with the deepest regret that the Warden, Fellows, Staff and Students of Robinson College heard of the passing of our founding Warden, Professor Lord Lewis of Newnham, FRS, on the evening of 17 July 2014.

    There will be a Memorial Service for Jack, as he was known to us all, in the College at a later date.  The College community will be advised of that once arrangements are further advanced.  Our thoughts and condolences are with the Lewis family at this difficult time.

  • This Essay Prize is for Year 12 students interested in studying Medicine at Cambridge and other Universities. There is a maximum of three applications per school being considered so please therefore discuss your application with your school prior to entry. The deadline for entry is 1 August, 2014. Please email your entry to slo@robinson.cam.ac.uk and include your own name, that of your school, and of any teacher that has offered you help and guidance.

  • Applications from those in Year 12 at school are invited to enter for the 2014 Robinson College Essay Prize. All students intending to make an application to any university are welcome to apply, with a maximum of three applications per school being considered. Please therefore discuss your application with your school prior to entry. The deadline for entry is 1 August, 2014. All entries should be sent by email to: slo@robinson.cam.ac.uk. Please include your own name, that of your school, and of any teacher that has offered you help and guidance.

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