Donate / Colleges Hertford College Chartered in 1740, Hertford is known for its friendly welcoming atmosphere. The College offers a progressive climate and aims to foster good, positive working relationships between tutors and students. It was one of the first colleges to become co-educational and maintains a higher ratio of women to men than is usual in Oxford. Hertford College General Giving Gifts will be directed towards Hertford College's area of greatest need. Hertford College #TeamHertford for Student Support Gifts will support student bursaries, hardship grants, and scholarship as well as outreach and access. Hertford College Teaching and Research Gifts will be used to promote excellence in teaching and support research in all subjects. Hertford College - College Life Gifts may go towards the maintenance and renovation of College buildings and facilities, as well as supporting extracurricular sports teams and societies. Hertford College Boat Club Gifts will go towards supporting Hertford's rowers with coaching and racing, whilst also contributing to the maintenance and upkeep of the club. Hertford College Terry Hughes Memorial Fund Hertford has established this fund in memory of Terry Hughes (1964-2013) to go towards student support and the boat club. Hertford College Ben Ogden Memorial Fund Hertford has established this fund in memory of Ben Ogden (1985-2012) to raise funds for our lawyers undertaking overseas pro bono work.