The University of Oxford is the oldest university in the English-speaking world and lays claim to nine centuries of continuous existence. As an internationally renowned centre for teaching and research, Oxford attracts students and scholars from across the globe, with almost a quarter of our students from outside of Great Britain. More than 130 nationalities are represented among a student population of over 18,000. Oxford is a collegiate university, with 39 self-governing colleges related to the University in a type of federal system. There are also seven Permanent Private Halls, founded by different Christian denominations. Thirty colleges and all halls admit students for both undergraduate and graduate degrees. Seven other colleges are for graduate students only; one has Fellows only, and one specializes in part-time and continuing education. For information about Oxford's North American Office, click here


OxCam New England – Royal Oak Lectures

 15 November 2018

OxCam New England is co-sponsoring The Royal Oak Foundation Boston Fall lectures, taking place on 1 and 15 November.


OxCam Vancouver – Wine Tasting at Newport Quay

21 November 2018 | 7:15pm-9:00pm

Join us for tastings of various blushful hippocrene nectars in the social meeting room at Newport Quay.



Oxford University Society of Mexico - Formal Hall

26 November 2018 | 7:00pm to 1:00am

This year we will be hosting our Formal Hall at Sobremesa, one of Mexico City’s most in-demand dinner spots.



OUS San Diego - Cheese and Wine Tasting

30 November 2018 | 6:00pm

There will be a brief introduction to a total of 12 different cheeses and 6 different wines.





University of Oxford Shop

The University of Oxford Shop is the only official shop owned and run by the University. Situated on The High in Oxford, the shop features a huge variety of exclusive, high quality Oxford themed gifts and official University merchandise. Products featuring the Alumni logo include hoodies, sweatshirts and polo shirts, enamel or silver cufflinks, and lapel pins. Alumni receive a 10% discount on official University merchandise.        

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For almost 1,000 years, Oxford University has been recognized and celebrated across the world as a jewel in the crown of world learning. Just as our past inspires us, it also demands that we achieve greater heights in the centuries to come. Inspired philanthropy has always played an important role in this University by providing resources for great scholarship, architectural jewels such the Bodleian Library and the Radcliffe Camera, or the great engineering, medical and scientific laboratories of the 20th century. By giving to Americans for Oxford, you are continuing this tradition of excellence. Thank you.

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The North American Office team