Life at the College

The strong sense of community at Goodenough College is central to student life here, offering a welcoming and secure home for postgraduates from different cultures, backgrounds and disciplines to live, socialise and study.

Life at the College is designed for, and defined by, our Members. Everyone who chooses to live here brings their own interests, talents and experiences to Goodenough, coming together to create and contribute to a diverse community of the brightest international minds.

  • The library in London House at Goodenough College

    Academic & intellectual life

    Living at Goodenough gives Members the opportunity to enhance their studies through a diverse range of events and activities, while enjoying a vibrant...

  • Four Goodenough College Members performing

    Cultural life

    Goodenough College is a truly international community, bringing together talented postgraduates from around 80 countries worldwide.

  • Group of Members taking a selfie at Goodenough College

    Social life

    The friendships forged at Goodenough College last a lifetime and span the globe. Our community is made up of talented international postgraduate students...

  • Football team with ten Members from Goodenough College

    Clubs and societies

    Goodenough College is a place where the enthusiastic exchange of ideas and sharing of common interests is central to everyday life. The...

  • Goodenough Members playing football


    Goodenough College is home to an active sporting community, with sports teams playing both organised and informal matches in and around London.

  • Chaplain Jennie Hogan at a service

    Faith and pastoral support

    Goodenough College is a warm and welcoming community for people of all faiths and none, offering each Member a nurturing, safe environment in...

  • The quad in London House on a sunny day

    College tours

    We hold a tour for prospective Members every Saturday at 10am. There is no better way to discover more about Goodenough College -...

  • Mecklenburgh Square Garden with trees and pink flowers

    Environmental policy and initiatives

    Goodenough College is committed to limiting the effect its operations and activities have on the environment for the benefit of future generations.

  • Goodenough College Members

    Members’ blog

    Recent and current Members offer their thoughts on life in London, how to make the most of your time here and other hints...