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Durham University

St John's College


Membership benefits

  • Twice termly SCR formal and informal dinners
  • During term time, weekly lunches
  • Subsidised meals in the College dining hall (at rate of students living out)
  • Access to the Senior Common Room social space
  • Invitations to a wide range of seminars, lectures and social events
  • Up to three free College formals each term.

Application process, fee and payment

  • Complete and submit the online membership form below.
  • Membership is £20 per year, payable by 1st October.
  • Once you receive a written confirmation that your membership application has been accepted, submit your payment.
  • Pay by electronic bank transfer (BACS). Account Number: 50776505 Sort Code: 20 27 66.
  • Please add your surname and "SCR" as the payment reference so that we can identify your payment.

Membership application form

Personal details

Please provide a short bio (around 200 words) - simply tell us a bit about yourself and your professional and academic interests.

For Durham University staff and students who hold a campus card - add the long number along the bar code. You can also go to reception and a staff member will swipe and register it. This enables college to bill you for all meals taken in college during the term, whether they are brunches, lunches, or dinners.

College life

Please select all that apply.

For example talking to students about careers, giving seminars, fundraising, placements for Cranmer students, stewarding the Chapel.

Data protection and consent

Please tick the boxes where you grant consent. You can grant consent to all the purposes; one of the purposes or none of the purposes. Where you do not grant consent we will not be able to use your personal data; (so for example we may not be able to let you know about forthcoming services and events); except in certain limited situations, such as where required to do so by law or to protect members of the public from serious harm.

Contact the SCR

The Senior Common Room

St John's College 
3 South Bailey 

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St John's College, Durham is a recognised College of Durham University and incorporates Cranmer Hall. Charity No. 1141701 Limited Company No. 113496 (England and Wales) VAT No. 334 6364 57.