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


OUS LA - OBAxLA Alumni Speaker Event

17 June 2019 I 6:30 pm

Join us on Monday, June 17th at 6:30pm for dinner and a conversation with Oxford professor, Mungo Wilson.



OUS San Diego - As You Like It at The Old Globe

19 June 2019 I 7:00 pm  

The 2019 Shakespeare Festival kicks off with the Bard’s fabulously charming romantic comedy, As You Like It.  



OxCam Toronto - The 37th Annual Alumni Cricket Match

23 June 2019 l 12:00 pm 

The 37th Annual Oxford v Cambridge Alumni Cricket Match will be played on Sunday June 23rd at the Toronto Police Cricket Grounds.



OUS Ottawa - Annual Garden Party 2019

26 June 2019 I 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm 

Join us for our Annual Garden party on the grounds of Earnscliffe, the official residence of Susan Jane le Jeune d’Allegeershecque, British High Commissioner to Canada.  








Oxford & Cambridge New York Boat

Race Dinner Commitee 2019 Election

Notice is hereby given that election for membership on the 15-person Oxford-Cambridge New York City Boat Race Dinner Committee shall be held on June 24, 2019 at the North American Oxford University Office, 500 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY at noon. Anyone wishing to attend and vote for Committee candidates must send the Committee chairperson an email no later than Monday, June 10, 2019.

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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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