Glossary beginning with F

A list of terms that appear throughout the College website, with their meanings.


They are a senior member of the College, in an academic post, and are involved with College affairs.


Undergraduates in their first year (and most particularly in their first Term) at the University.

Full Term

The academical year is divided into three terms (Michaelmas, Easter and Lent). Within those terms is Full Term, in which members of the College are expected to be in College and teaching takes place.