Skip to main content

Royal Holloway’s story is still being written....

Royal Holloway is today, more than ever, the backdrop to many stories – historical, architectural and cinematic, as well as academic and personal.

And the characters that make those stories include our students, our royal connections – and a stuffed grizzly bear.

Holloway's Ladies

Holloway’s Ladies tells the story of women's suffrage at Royal Holloway in graphic novel form. It follows a modern day student researching early alumnae including Ellen Charlotte Higgins and Emily Wilding Davison. It was created by Kirsten Hankins as part of the MA Public History programme, based on sources from the Royal Holloway Archives,  the Bedford Centre for the History of Women and Egham Museum.

Explore Royal Holloway

Get help paying for your studies at Royal Holloway through a range of scholarships and bursaries.

There are lots of exciting ways to get involved at Royal Holloway. Discover new interests and enjoy existing ones.

Heading to university is exciting. Finding the right place to live will get you off to a good start.

Whether you need support with your health or practical advice on budgeting or finding part-time work, we can help.

Discover more about our academic departments and schools.

Find out why Royal Holloway is in the top 25% of UK universities for research rated ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.

Royal Holloway is a research intensive university and our academics collaborate across disciplines to achieve excellence.

Discover world-class research at Royal Holloway.

Discover more about who we are today, and our vision for the future.

Royal Holloway began as two pioneering colleges for the education of women in the 19th century, and their spirit lives on today.

We’ve played a role in thousands of careers, some of them particularly remarkable.

Find about our decision-making processes and the people who lead and manage Royal Holloway today.