Visiting Oxford

Walters of Oxford

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 10:49

Established for over 150 years, Walters of Oxford is known for its supply of quality menswear, academic and ceremonial clothing. Oxford University and College clothing, including ties, scarves, cufflinks, sweatshirts, polo shirts, are available, and academic gowns are available for hire or purchase. 

Benefits for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders benefit from 10% discount on all goods and services not already on sale or promotion.

How to claim: Please show your Oxford Alumni Card at the time of purchase.

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The Varsity Shop

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 10:46

About: The Varsity Shop specialises in Oxford University and Oxford College clothing and accessories, including t-shirts, sweatshirts, hooded tops, polo shirts, ties, cuff links, scarves, and wall plaques.

Benefits for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders benefit from 10% discount on all goods and services not already on sale or promotion.

How to claim: Please show your Oxford Alumni Card at the time of purchase.

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Shepherd & Woodward

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 10:43

Shepherd and Woodward are the largest supplier of academic gowns and robes to Oxford University. They have supplied Oxford undergraduates and postgraduates for over 150 years. The shop also includes a country clothing department for men and women. 

Benefits for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders benefit from 10% discount on all goods and services not already reduced on sale or on promotion. Please note - this offer excludes the following brands: Barbour, Sea-Salt, Dubarry

How to claim: Please show your Oxford Alumni Card at the time of purchase.

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Oxford University Press Bookshop

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 10:35

Oxford University Press furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship and education by publishing worldwide. Browse the extensive catalogue online, or visit the Oxford University Press Bookshop in the High Street, where you will find four floors dedicated to OUP titles.

Offers for alumni

  • A 20% online discount across hundreds of academic and professional publishing titles
  • Free delivery on online UK orders of £20 or more, and low shipping rates for the rest of the world
  • A 15% discount on purchases at the Oxford University Press Bookshop for all Oxford Alumni Card-holders

How to claim:

  • To order online, select your region to explore the full range of academic and professional publishing titles. Your final discounted price for each item will show up in your shopping basket.
  • Please show your Oxford Alumni Card when making a purchase from the Oxford University Press Bookshop.
  • Orders may also be placed by telephone (+44 (0)1865 242913) or email with a small additional charge for postage. Please quote your alumni number or college and year of matriculation as identification at the time of ordering.

Contact:

Oxford University Press Bookshop
116/7 High Street
Oxford
OX1 4BZ

+44 (0)1865 242913
bookshop.uk@oup.com
www.oupbookshop.co.uk

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Blackwell's bookshop

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 10:27

Blackwell's has an enviable reputation as a bookseller specialising in academic books. Its first bookshop was opened in 1879 in Oxford. Find a Blackwell's bookshop near you

Offers for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders benefit from a 15% discount on all purchases in every store and online.

Please note that terms and conditions apply. This 15% discount cannot be used on top of price-promoted (money-off) books (in each case, the customer will get the best offer). This discount can also not be used in conjunction with Blackwell's reward card.

How to claim: Please show your Oxford Alumni Card at the time of purchase. Or visit the Oxford Alumni Bookshop where your discount will be automatically deducted at the checkout. 

Books by alumni: Visit our online alumni bookshop hosted by Blackwell's, including featured books by Oxford alumni.

Book Gift Club

Subscribe to the Oxford Alumni Book Gift Club and Blackwell's will hand-pick a book per month and deliver it. Their choices will be some of the most interesting and high-quality books published during the year. This could be a wonderful present for a friend or perhaps an indulgence for yourself.

You can choose to receive books from one of five categories:

  • Fiction
  • History
  • Politics, Philosophy and Culture
  • Science
  • The Perfect Mixture - a selection of books from all of the above categories

Once you have signed up and paid the annual subscription, Blackwell's will do the rest. The first book will be despatched at the beginning of the first month after you have subscribed, along with a membership certificate. Then, Blackwell's will simply provide a book per month – a total of 12 books over the year.

More information, terms and conditions and how to subscribe

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Oxford University Museum of Natural History

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 10:25

The Oxford University Museum of Natural History houses the University's scientific collections of zoological, entomological, geological, palaeontological and mineralogical specimens, accumulated in the course of the last three centuries.

They are devoted to the history and diversity of life on Earth and the rocks and minerals that form it. 

Benefits for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders benefit from a 10% discount on all products in the Oxford University Museum of Natural History Shop and the Pitt Rivers Museum Shop.

How to claim: Please show your Oxford Alumni Card at the time of purchase.

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Pitt Rivers Museum

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 10:22

The Pitt Rivers Museum holds one of the world’s finest collections of anthropology and archaeology, from around the world and throughout human history. It is an active teaching department of the University of Oxford, and also continues to collect through donations, bequests, special purchases and through its students, in the course of their fieldwork.

Benefits for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders benefit from a 10% discount in the Pitt Rivers Museum shop, and a 10% discount on becoming a Friend of the Museum. Friends are entitled to many benefits, including private views of exhibitions, lectures and films. Information about the Friends of the Museum and how to join are online.

How to claim: Please show your Oxford Alumni Card in the Pitt Rivers Museum shop at the time of purchase.

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Bodleian Library Shop

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 10:19

The Bodleian Library Shop is a beautiful 17th-century room in the Bodleian Library’s Old Schools Quad. The Shop sells award-winning stationery and gift ranges inspired by the Library’s buildings and magnificent collections.

Offers for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders benefit from a 10% discount in the Bodleian Library Shop and online.

How to claim: Please show your Oxford Alumni Card at time of purchase. For online purchases, enter the code OUAlumni in the offer code box on the checkout page.

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Ashmolean Museum

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 10:14

Founded in 1683, the Ashmolean Museum is one of the oldest public museums in the world. It is the University’s museum of Art and Archaeology.

The Ashmolean’s historic collections are an integral part of the University’s intellectual heritage, having played an important part in research and teaching for over 300 years.

Offers for alumni: Concessionary rates for exhibitions at the Ashmolean and a 10% discount in the museum shop.

How to claim: Please show your Oxford Alumni Card when purchasing exhibition tickets or items from the shop.

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Quod Brasserie and Bar

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 09:49

Quod is located on the High Street in Oxford, and it adjoins the Old Bank Hotel. The restaurant has established its reputation by its quality British and Continental cuisine.

Benefits for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders are entitled to a 10% discount for breakfast, lunch from the à la carte menu, and afternoon tea. This offer is valid every day.

How to claim: Please show your Oxford Alumni Card to a member of staff.

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