Why give to St John's?

Since the College first started actively fundraising in 2005, the proportion of alumni who have made a donation to St John's has risen from 2% to just over 30%.

As a result, the College has been able to establish new scholarships and bursaries to support our students; create new teaching and research positions to strengthen our academic standing; and embark on ambitious programmes to update, renovate and maintain the College’s buildings and facilities. 

This is incredible progress, but the College needs to significantly raise its income via the Free Thinking campaign and associated initiatives in order to meet the challenges ahead.

Campaign progress

See how we are getting on.

College finances

A closer look at how College funding works.


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