Ticket Collection

Ticket collection will take place at the following times in the following rooms at Selwyn College in Old Court:

Saturday 24th November 15:00 - 17:00 Arthur Lyttelton Room

Monday 26th November 16:00 - 18:00 Walters Room

Wednesday 28th November 18:30-21:00 Walters Room

You will need your camcard or other photo ID.

The main ticket holder can collect tickets for their guests

If you cannot find the ticket collection please ask the porters for assistance. If you cannot make any of the above times, please get in touch.

Please note: the .pdf from Agora is not your ticket, and will not be valid for entry to the ball

Alumni, please fill in the form emailed to you separately (about a week ago) if you would like your ticket to be posted to you, deadline 20th November.

The Ball

The ball is on Friday 30th November from 20:00 to 3:00 Saturday 1st December

Entry Times

Entry is at Selwyn College Old Court Porters Lodge, on Grange Road.

VIP entry: 20:00 - Queuing south down Grange Road towards Sidgwick Avenue

Queue Jump entry: 20:15 - Queuing south down Grange Road towards Sidgwick Avenue

Standard entry: 20:30 - Queuing north up Grange Road towards West Road (with the queue going through the Library car park)

Please bring your physical ticket and valid photo ID (NOT your camcard, a driving license, passport, or national identity card).

Please note, late entry is permitted, but if you are planning on arriving after 22:00 please get in touch in advance. Also, there is no readmission permitted.

Dress code

The dress code for the ball is black tie. Please bear in mind that the ball is being held in November (& December), and, although the majority of the ball is inside, guests can get cold, especially in the queue and when in the outside areas of the ball. A complimentary cloakroom will be provided, and will be open all night, so please don't hesitate to bring a coat.


We are pleased to announce that the following acts will be performing at the ball:

Swede Dreamz ABBA Tribute Band

The Reflex

Colonel Spanky's Love Ensemble

And more...

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Under 18s

Please note, that, as per our terms and conditions, under 18s are not permitted to attend the ball. However, an exemption applies to students of Selwyn College, and (at the committee's sole discretion) to other guests, provided they contact the committee in advance. It is therefore imperative that you send an email to treasurer@selwynsnowball.co.uk if you are under 18 and wish to attend the ball, this must be sent by 18:00 Thursday 29th November. Under 18s attending the ball are not permitted consume alcohol, nor can other guests assist them in acquiring alcohol. Any guests breaching this will be ejected from the ball without warning. Under 18s will be easily identifiable through distinctly coloured wristbands.

Access arrangements

Please get in touch if you require any access arrangements, bear in mind that the ball does not have step-free access (due to the age of the buildings).

Ticket Resales

Name Changes

Name change details can be found here.

Note, all of the above is subject to our terms and conditions; find them here.

Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions about the above, or any other aspect of the ball. Either message our Facebook page or email us (all addresses can be found here)

We look forward to seeing you all at the ball!