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Josephine Butler

Josephine Butler College

Welcome to Butler!

As Durham's youngest College having opened in 2006, we are free-spirited, flourishing and full of life. We are named after the 19th Century social reformer, Josephine Butler, who had a profound influence on society's view of women's health and education. Butler has a vibrant, inclusive community from a variety of backgrounds and encourage all our students to get involved with our pioneering spirit and we pride ourselves on inspiration, opportunity and excellent support.

Butler Mascot - the Mole

You can now buy our beautiful Josephine Butler Mole mascot to have and to treasure forever as your reminder of your time at Josephine Butler College. Why not buy it as a gift for a friend or treat yourself to one for your room.

These are available at a 'special offer' price of £10.00 each in a gift bag.

If you would like to purchase one please contact the the College Secretary on or call into her office.

Mon, 22 January 20187:00pm to 7:00pmBurns Night Formal
Mon, 5 February 20187:00pm to 9:00pmValentines Formal
Mon, 12 February 20187:00pm to 9:00pmInter MCR Formal
Mon, 19 February 20187:00pm to 9:00pmChinese New Year Formal
Mon, 12 March 20187:00pm to 9:00pmSt. Patricks Day Formal
Wed, 25 April 20187:00pm to 9:00pmEnchanted Forest Formal
Fri, 8 June 20187:00pm to 9:00pmSummer Ball
Wed, 20 June 20187:00pm to 9:00pmColours Formal
Sat, 23 June 2018Graduation
7:00pm to 9:00pmGraduation Formal
Tue, 26 June 20186:30pm to 10:00pmFamily Graduation Dinner Celebrations

Contact Details

Josephine Butler College
Durham University
South Road
Reception: 0191 3347260

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