Glossary beginning with L

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


Refers to the Lady Margaret Boat Club, which is the rowing club for members of the College. It is also the oldest boat club in the University.

Long Vacation

The terms are separated by vacations, during which no teaching takes place. This vacation in the summer (after Easter Term and before Michaelmas Term) contains a period of residence, in which students can request to stay for certain courses or extra teaching.