About us

Founded in 1473, St Catharine’s College (affectionately known as ‘Catz’) is a welcoming, thriving and vibrant academic community of approximately 1,000 students, Fellows and staff located in the heart of Cambridge. As a College of the University of Cambridge, we are dedicated to academic excellence and to recruiting the most able students, whatever their backgrounds, to join our teaching and research community.

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


Contact details

St Catharine's College
Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RL
01223 338300
Email the Porters' Lodge