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University College (Durham)
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University College (Durham)

University College is one of the colleges that make up the University of Durham. University College is almost always referred to as Castle owing to the majority of the rooms being housed inside Durham Castle from dates from 1097 and is the oldest student accommodation in Europe.

The College is the oldest body in Durham University and provides accommodation for approximately 350 undergraduate students (2002 figure). The college rivalry between University College and Hatfield College is legendary.

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