“Sir Peter Ustinov was a cosmopolitan and a true all-rounder. He was an artist and Oscar-winning actor, writer and director, stage designer and storyteller, but above all, he was one thing: a humanist who always believed that no commitment for a good cause was ever in vain.” Source: Peter Ustinov Foundation On April 16th, we … More Celebrating Sir Peter Ustinov 100th Birthday
The Common room and the Seminar room are available to use for pool and table tennis. For now since only livers-in are allowed in the college these facilities are available only to them. The rooms are available from 8pm – 11pm every day (unless the space is booked for another reason) and there can be … More Pool and Table Tennis
Welcome to the Easter Virtual Egg Scavenger. If you want to participate in the hunt, please visit this website. We recomend to use a computer for better view! The hunt will be available until the start of Easter on the 4th of April 2021. We hope you enjoy a tour around Durham city.
Lockdown might be upon us but Ustinov students still have the option to access the outdoor facilities in Maiden Castle (the university sport centre)! You can only use these facilities with people from your own household. More specifically we have access in the football pitches 3G1, 3G2 and 3G3, the hockey pitch as well as … More Lockdown Sports Facilities
Hello! Here are a few routes to inspire further exploration of Durham and its beautiful surroundings! These routes are indications, so feel free to explore beyond these paths and create your own (and share them with us!). Note that the accessibility of these routes can change with seasons: some may get quite muddy, while others … More Go for a Walk!
It goes without saying that this year is certain to be different from anything that the GCR has experienced before. However, this won’t stop us from offering you as many benefits as we can throughout the year – being a GCR member is still certain to elevate your experience of Durham and Ustinov, and really … More New GCR Levies system
FINDING YOUR DURHAM ACCOMMODATION We’ve created a new housing guide with all the details you’ll need to live outside of college! Feel free to download it using the link below. ACCOMMODATION IN DURHAM Most undergraduate students live in college accommodation their first year, and can then choose to live in or find private accommodation in … More POSTGRADUATE HOUSING GUIDE
As you may be aware, the Ustinov GCR has created a Discord server. Ustinov will be holding an online day this year instead of its yearly summer BBQ on our Youtube channel. On this, you will be able to comment and interact with others in real-time. In addition to this, there will be specific areas … More Guide to Discord
Good Afternoon, Ustinov! The current situation has meant that we have missed out on the final Ustinov Lives of the year…but we still have more talent to showcase! Therefore, it’s time for Ustinov Live: At Home Edition! The idea is simple: we want to show you performances by your fellow Ustinovians from the comfort of … More Ustinov Live: At Home Edition!
Guidelines for contest entries The Contest opens for entries on April 13, 2020, and closes May 4, 2020 (referred to herein as the Contest Live Period). Entries must be received by 11:59 pm UK-time on May 4, 2020. For your entries to qualify for consideration. The following guidelines are put in place to keep the … More Call for Designs for Summer BBQ 2020