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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OUS San Diego: IvyPlus Mixer

1 July 2021 | 9:00pm PT

Meet up with alumni and colleagues at the Stone Brewery at Liberty Station, hosted by the Princeton Club of San Diego. This netowrking event will be held monthly going forward on the first Thursday of the month.


OAANY: In Person Happy Hour at Bohemian Hall Beer Garden

8 July 2021 | 7:00pm ET

Join OAANY for our first in-person happy hour this year! Come mingle with fellow Oxonians and enjoy a stein of beer, glass of wine, or a festive summer cocktail in the Beer Garden at Bohemian Hall. Reservations not required.

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OxCam Nova Scotia: Second Tuesday Lunch

13 July 2021 | 12:00pm ET

Join members of the Oxford & Cambridge Society of Nova Scotia for their monthly lunch, held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month. Email John Devlin at for further details.

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OxEN: Industry Overview - Documentary Filmmaking

13 July 2021 | 12:00pm ET

Join Oxford Entrepreneurs Network (OxEN) for their next online industry overview where they explore brand-building, video content strategy planning, plot development, and budget planning & more.


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July Alumni Author:


Melania Edwards - 'The Tropical Kitchen'

Melania Edwards (Hertford, 2006), is the author of The Tropical Kitchen cookbook, a collection of simple yet delicious recipes, all healthy, plant-based, inspired by the cuisine of Indonesia. It is the world’s first plant-based Indonesian cookbook. 

Read more about 'The Tropical Kitchen'




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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