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

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Undergraduate Admissions Info Session for International Students

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Tom Trower, a representative from the Oxford Undergraduate Admissions & Outreach Office, joined us to present a brief talk and took questions on all things Oxford undergrad admissions.

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OxEN South Florida: AI Assessment & Law

13 January 2022 | 12:00pm ET

The Oxford Entrepreneurs Network of South Florida is hosting a talk on the future of the use of AI Assessment, and how it interacts with Law.

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OUS NorCal: Virtual Happy Hour

18 January 2022 | 6:30pm PT

Come join an eclectic bunch of Oxonians and Cantabrigians in the Bay Area and beyond at our monthly Third Tuesday Virtual Happy Hour. 

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Protecting Knowledge: Saving Afghan Libraries & Leaders

26 January 2022 | 6:00pm ET

Join us for this in-person event in midtown Manhattan featuring Bodley's Librarian, Richard Ovenden, and Shabana Basij-Rasikh (St Antony's, 2019). Moderated by Mark Thompson (Merton, 1976), former President & CEO of The New York Times Company.


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New Year's Honours 2022

The New Year Honours list recognises outstanding achievements by a wide range of extraordinary people from across the United Kingdom. This year seven members of the University have been recognised. They are: Professors Irene Tracey, Jonathan Michie, Myles Allen, Richard Haynes, and Sarah Springman, along with Lucy Fletcher and The Right Honourable The Baroness Amos CH PC. Read more about their achievements here.




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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If you prefer to mail or fax a giving form, please download the form here.

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