Ustinov College Durham

Ustinov College is the largest college of Durham University. Founded as the Graduate Society in 1965, it became a college in 2003 and was named after the university’s then-chancellor, SirPeter Ustinov. It is located at the Howlands Farm site at the top of Elvet Hill.

Durham University is distinctive – a residential Collegiate University with long traditions and modern values. We seek the highest distinction in research and scholarship and are committed to excellence in all aspects of education and transmission of knowledge. Our research and scholarship affect every continent. We are proud to be an international scholarly community which reflects the ambitions of cultures from around the world. We promote individual participation, providing a rounded education in which students, staff and alumni gain both the academic and the personal skills required to flourish.


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Ustinov College 
Howlands Farm 
South Road 
DH1 3DE 
Tel: +44 (0)191 334 5470 
Fax: +44 (0)191 334 7231