Alumni Events

We host events throughout the year – locally, nationally and internationally.  They are fun, informative and a great opportunity to catch up with old friends and make new memories.

Details of our forthcoming events are below. For further information on any of our events, please contact the Development Office at or +44 (0)1865 613839.

February 2020

St Hugh's College Business Breakfast: Brexit - 13 February 2020

We are delighted to welcome guest speaker Lindsay Croisdale-Appleby (Modern History, 1992), Director-General EU Exit at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, to deliver a briefing on negotiating and delivering Brexit exclusively for St Hugh’s alumni and students. The event will take place in London as part of the St Hugh’s College Business Breakfast Series. Tickets for this event have now sold out. If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please email

Donors' Dinner - 15 February 2020

By invitation only.

'Troy: Myth and Reality' at the British Museum - 18 February 2020

The Development Team has reserved 30 tickets for the exhibition ‘Troy: Myth and Reality’ at the British Museum for entry at 4pm on 18 February 2020. To book your tickets (£17 each) please click here.

March 2020

Women Codebreakers: From Station X to Generation Z - 7 March 2020

The St Hugh’s Alumni Association is organising a symposium to celebrate the many St Hugh’s alumnae who served at Bletchley Park during the Second World War, and those alumni who subsequently joined GCHQ and other intelligence services.

For further information and to book your ticket(s), please click here.

In order to help with their research and the development of this project, the Association is very keen to hear from any alumni with a link to/relative who has worked for the intelligence services or was associated with Bletchley Park. If you would like to get involved, please contact the Alumni Association President, Mrs Veronica Lowe (Modern History, 1969), via the Development Office on

Oxford Alumni Weekend in Berlin - 20-21 March 2020

St Hugh’s College is delighted to be participating in the Oxford Alumni Weekend ‘Meeting Minds in Berlin’ in March 2020. Alongside the main programme, St Hugh’s alumni and their guests are warmly invited to join us for an informal dinner at Restaurant ‘Zur Gerichtslaube’ in Berlin at 7pm on Saturday 21 March 2020. To book your free ticket(s), please click here.

April 2020

Oxford Alumni Weekend in New York City - 17-19 April 2020

We are looking forward to catching up with our alumni based in North America and further afield at the Oxford Alumni Weekend in New York in April 2020. Our programme of events will include a St Hugh’s dinner for alumni and friends at the Yale Club in NYC on the evening of 18 April 2020, at which some of the College’s newest Distinguished Friends will be honoured, as well as the second meeting of the new St Hugh’s North American Alumni Association on the morning of 19 April 2020. Further details and booking information will be available here in the coming months.

May 2020

Afternoon Tea for Donors - 30 May 2020

By invitation only. Invitations will be sent out in the new year.

June 2020

St Hugh's Garden Party - 27 June 2020

The St Hugh’s Garden Party is always a highlight of the event calendar and is now our biggest alumni reunion of the year. The programme will include the ever-popular St Hugh’s Dog Show and entertainment for the whole family.

If you would be interested in coordinating a reunion for alumni from your year group at the Garden Party, please get in touch with the Development Team on or +44 (0)1865 613839.

September 2020

Jubilee Lunch - 13 September 2020

We look forward to welcoming alumnae who matriculated in 1950 or earlier, 1960 and 1970 to our Jubilee Lunch in College. Invitations will be circulated in early 2020.

November 2020

Reunion Dinner: 1973-1977 - 21 November 2020

Alumnae who matriculated at St Hugh’s between 1973 and 1977 are warmly invited to join us for this special black-tie reunion dinner in College. Invitations will be circulated in early 2020.


Bookings for our forthcoming events will open very shortly.

Can I bring a Guest?

Most of our events are open to alumni and their guests, however in some instances – due to the size of venue, etc – we have to limit bookings to alumni only.

Information on guest status can be found on individual Event information.

Parking for Events at St Hugh’s

Priority on site is given to alumni and their guests whose mobility is limited. Additional parking is available adjacent to College, on Canterbury Road and St Margaret’s Road, and is limited to two hours per day. Our visit us page has more information on travelling to St Hugh’s.


If you would like to enquire about booking accommodation in College, please visit our Bed and Breakfast pages. Alumni are entitled to discounted rooms in College; please use promo code SMR009 when booking.

Event Contact

If you have any questions about our alumni events please contact in the Development team.

Event Cancellations

If you can no longer attend an event for which you have booked, please email the Development Office or call 01865 613839. Cancellations received with less than a week’s notice before an event will not receive refunds.

St Hugh’s Graduation Ceremonies

Graduation Ceremonies are organised by our College Office. To book your ceremony, please find further information on our Graduation page. If you have any queries, please email the College Office.