Members of St Cross should be aware that the College operates as a department of the University of Oxford, and as such follows their policies and procedures.
The College has devised a set of handbooks, each specific to the three different College memberships. These handbooks contain advice, guidance and regulations for life in College and Oxford as a whole.
They are updated annually and members are encouraged to fully familiarise themselves with the information.
Junior Members' Handbook
Members of Common Room Handbook
Staff Handbook - Support staff
Staff Handbook - Academic and academic-related staff
Staff Benefits Handbook
If you have any queries about the information in these handbooks please email the Bursary Administrator.
Governance & Committees
The college is governed by the Governing Body consisting of GB Fellows, which meets twice a term. Day-to-day business is delegated to an Executive Committee, which meets four times a term. Various committees meet to discuss college affairs and make recommendations to Executive Committee or Governing Body. There is an active Common Room Committee on which student members sit and a Student Representative Committee. Student representatives attend all Governing Body and Executive Committee meetings. There is also a Student Association for all Junior Members.
The Head of the College is the Master. The principal College officers are: the Vice- Master, the Bursar, the Senior Tutor and the Dean. Apart from the Master and the Bursar all other College officers hold their positions in conjunction with full-time posts in the University.
The unreserved Governing Body minutes from previous meetings can be found on Weblearn.