University College, Oxford
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University College (in full The College of the Great Hall of the University of Oxford, colloquially referred to as "Univ") is a
The college is associated with a number of
A legend arose in the 14th century that the college was founded by
The college acquired four properties on its current site south of the High Street in 1332 and 1336 and built a quadrangle in the 15th century. As it grew in size and wealth, its
Like many of Oxford's colleges, University College accepted its first mixed-sex cohort in 1979, having previously been an institution for men only.