This article is about the college in Lyra's world. You may be looking for the college of the same name in Will's world.

Balliol College was one of the 23 colleges in the University of Oxford. It was located on Broad Street and was near Gabriel College.[1] Balliol was one of 27 colleges to participate in annual boat races.[2] Guy studied or worked here.[3]



  1. Lyra's Oxford, Map of Oxford
  2. La Belle Sauvage, Chapter 1
  3. The Secret Commonwealth, Chapter 6
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