• Good first point of contact on any matter

  • General support & signposting

  • On call for any welfare emergencies (you can ask a porter for their emergency contact)

  • Can fast-track University Counselling Service appointments

You can arrange meetings by messaging your tutor directly or attend one of their designated drop-in hours.

Remember that you can contact any tutor within your college – not just the tutor that you have been assigned! A full list of tutors and their contact details can be found at http://www.magd.cam.ac.uk/tutors/


Director of Studies

  • Academic & course-related support

  • General support & signposting

Drop them an email if ever you have any academic or course-related issues and they’ll be more than happy to help you in any way they can.

College Porters/Marshall

Porters’ Lodge email: porters@magd.cam.ac.uk, telephone: 01223 332 100
College Marshall email: rcs31@cam.ac.uk

  • For practical support and emergency situations

There is a porter on duty 24/7 in the Porters’ Lodge, and the College Marshall, Bob Smith, is available from 09:00-17:00 on weekdays.


Chaplain: revd. Sarah Atkins

Email: sct39@cam.ac.uk, telephone: 01223 332129

  • Good first point of contact on any matter

A very friendly and confidential listening ear for anything you might have on your mind. Sarah is available to any member of the College to discuss emotional, physical, psychological and spiritual welfare. It is best to arrange an appointment via e-mail or alternatively to catch her as you see her walking around College.

College Nurse: Taryn Rothwell

Email: tr409@cam.ac.uk, Location: Benson F1


The college nurse provides a fantastic support network for a wide variety of welfare issues. She is confidential, approachable and can help with mental health and emotional issues, as well as physical health. More information is available under the ‘Healthcare Support’ section.

Harassment Officer: Dr Hugo Azérad & Dr Jane Hughes

Emails: (Dr Hugo Azérad) ha205@cam.ac.uk |  (Dr Jane Hughes) mejh4@cam.ac.uk

Confidential points of contact should you ever feel that you have been harassed or bullied in any sense. There are many different support options for these situations, more information about which can be found in the colleges harassment policy.