About Us

St. John’s Common Room is a registered charity (1155621) which operates to promote the interests and welfare of students at St. John’s College, Durham University during their course of study and representing, supporting and advising students.

We provide social, cultural, sporting and recreational activities and forums for discussions and debate for the personal development of its students. 

The SJCR is the recognised channel between students and St. John’s College and any external bodies.


The St. John’s Common Room website was designed and developed by Jacky Cao, it is managed by the SJCR Website Officer who is elected by the Tier 1 Executive.