Leavers 2018

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Leavers Fair 2018

Leaving Oxford this year? Join our 2018 Leavers’ Fair

The University of Oxford Leavers' Fair is taking place on Wednesday 6th – Friday 8th June 2018 at the Oxford Town Hall in the Assembly Room. This is your opportunity to collect your alumni card, ensure we have the right contact details for you, get a 1-2-1 session with our Alumni Careers Programme Manager, and find out more about the offers and benefits now open to you as an Oxford Alum. 

Where and when?

Oxford Town Hall in the Assembly Room

  • Wednesday 6th June 10am – 4pm 
  • Thursday 7th June 12pm – 7pm
  • Friday 8th June 10am – 4pm

Save the date: register your interest on the Facebook event page.

Unlock your future

The Leavers' Fair will give you access to your Oxford Alumni Card and allow you to unlock offers and benefits associated with the card. There will be a number of vendors at the fair who will be able to talk to you about what's on offer:

  • Blackwell’s Bookshop with a special alumni discount
  • The University Shop with a special edition Leavers 2018 t-shirt and double discount
  • Careers Service will provide 1-2-1 careers advice sessions with our Alumni Careers Programme Manager
  • Continuing Education with details of their short courses and alumni discount
  • Oxford and Cambridge Club with information about membership
  • Photo booth to commemorate your transtion from student to alumni
  • Plus several colleges and departments will be in attendance

Don't lose touch

Throughout your time at Oxford, you’ve been consistently informed about what’s happening at your college, department, Common Room and societies.  We want to help keep you up to date with what’s going on across the University from news to events and lectures to travel.  So let us know how you’d like us to contact you, by updating your preferences.

The benefits

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Whilst your days at university may be nearly over, your connection with Oxford will last a lifetime, and you don’t have to lose all the benefits of being an Oxford student. There are many services that you will still be able to access and some new perks that students don’t get!

Your Oxford Alumni Card

Alumni card

Your Card entitles you to a range of discounts throughout Oxford and online, including 15% off at Blackwell's and 10% off at the OU Shop.

You can also use the alumni number (8-XXXXXXXX) on your Card to sign up for your Oxford Alumni Account.

Through this account, you can subscribe to a range of email newsletters to keep up to date with news about Oxford and other Oxonians, as well as JSTOR access and the full range of exclusive discounts.

Sign up here

Join the Oxford Alumni Community


The Oxford Alumni Community is a web platform designed to help alumni connect with each other all over the world through its closed directory. If you are a matriculated student/alum, you can search for other alumni through the directory, post and search for jobs, post events and photos. You can also share professional insights, as well as look for mentors and professional opportunities.

Join the community

Careers and networking


Benefit from University’s support at any stage in your career, wherever you are in the world. Attend fairs and workshops, meet with a Careers Advisor (in person or via Skype) and connect with other Oxford alumni at our industry-specific networking events.

Find out more

Keep learning


Continue to access online educational resources, such as JSTOR, through your Alumni Account.

You can also enjoy discounted rates on short courses at the Ruskin School of Art or the Department of Continuing Education. In addition, you can join one of our global Alumni Weekend events.

Find out more

Stay connected to other alumni


As a leaver you will be part of a community of over 300,000 living alumni and you will have the opportunity to continue to meet with other alumni through the 200+ regional groups in the UK and 80 countries around the world.

If you’re headed to London, don’t forget to connect with our group for graduates of the last decade: oxford10.com

Find your local group

Visiting the Bodleian


You’ll need to apply for a Readers’ Card, which is free to alumni. Download a copy of Form A from www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk. You’ll need to apply in person.