About Us

St Catharine's is committed to academic excellence and success, while maintaining a relaxed and sociable atmosphere. We are fortunate to be located in the centre of Cambridge - within short walking distance of most University departments and numerous historic buildings and collections.

In this section of the website, you can find out about the College, past and present.

Visiting the College

Find out how to reach us and see maps of the College.


St Catharine’s has for many years had one of the strongest musical traditions of the Cambridge Colleges.


Read about our library collections, search the catalogue, and contact Library staff.


See current job vacancies at St Catharine's


The history of St Catharine's College, Cambridge, from its 15th-century foundations to its newest building projects.


St Catharine's has a lively and active Chapel community that welcomes people from different backgrounds and traditions.