Alumni Weekend

Book your place at the tenth Alumni Weekend: talks, tastings, tours and more

Booking has now opened for the tenth Alumni Weekend in Oxford from Friday 16 to Sunday 18 September 2016. You can choose online from more than 100 talks, tastings, tours, and activities. 

Speakers and topics include: 

  • Professor Louise Richardson, Vice-Chancellor of the University, on terrorism in uncertain times
  • The Rt Hon the Lord Patten of Barnes, CH, Chancellor of the University, in conversation with diplomats
  • Ruby Wax, comedian and campaigner, on mindfulness
  • Oz Clarke, leading wine expert, on a tour of the world through wine

Whether you would like to attend just one talk, or spend three days in Oxford, our new pricing structure offers more flexibility than ever before. All lectures, panel discussion and tours are priced at £10 each. Pay £70 per person to attend an unlimited number of £10 sessions across the Alumni Weekend (discounts apply if you matriculated in or after 2006, or in or before 1966). Activities and catered events are priced individually.

Professor Louise Richardson, Vice-Chancellor of the University, said: ‘We have arranged tours and activities to take you to the heart of today’s University. Leading academics and distinguished alumni from a dizzying array of fields will lend their insights and experience to more than 100 events. From perspectives on the US presidential race to the nation’s health and the benefits of mindfulness, the talks are designed to appeal to a broad range of interests.’

Book online

View the programme and book