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.

Our forthcoming events are listed below, with further information and booking details on our Events Page.

May 2018

Law Society AGM and Dinner - Wednesday 16 May

Alumni and their guests are warmly invited to join us for the St Hugh’s College Law Society Dinner in College on Wednesday 16 May 2018 at 7pm for 7.30pm. The Law Society’s AGM will take place beforehand, at 6pm.

We are delighted to welcome Professor Kate O’Regan, the inaugural Director of the Bonavero Institute of Human Rights in the Faculty of Law at the University of Oxford, as our guest speaker for this year’s Law Dinner.

We hope that you will be able to join us for this special occasion. We will be joined on the evening by student members of the Society, who greatly appreciate the opportunity to meet practising members of the profession.

Tickets for this event are £68 to include a drinks reception and a four-course dinner with wine. Guests are most welcome. To book, please click here, email or telephone +44 (0) 1865 613839 by Monday 7 May 2018. Please provide details of any dietary or other requirements when you make your booking.

June 2018

Reunion Dinner: 1988-1991 - Friday 22 June

Reunion Dinner: 1988-1991

Alumni who matriculated between 1988 and 1991 are warmly invited to join their fellow alumni for this very special reunion dinner at St Hugh’s College on Friday 22 June 2018 at 7pm.

The evening will consist of a summer Pimm’s reception in the grounds of the College, followed by a black-tie dinner in the main building. A cash bar in the JCR Student Bar will be open late for those who wish to continue celebrating. We are delighted that St Hugh’s Fellow and Tutor in Modern History, Dr Jon Parkin (Modern History, 1988), will be our after dinner speaker.

The dinner is open to alumni only due to limited capacity, but we hope as many of you as possible will join us for this special celebration. Tickets for the reception and dinner are £69 (including wine and port during the meal), and may be booked by click here, by emailing                        or by telephoning +44 (0)1865 613839. Tickets will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis, so please book early to avoid disappointment, and by Friday 4 May at the very latest.

Summer Garden Party, Saturday 23 June, 2pm-5pm

We hope that you will make a weekend of it and join us at our annual Garden Party on Saturday 23 June – a free event in the beautiful grounds of the College open to all alumni, current staff and students, and their guests and family members. This family event includes an afternoon of fun-filled entertainment such as the St Hugh’s Dog Show, circus skills workshops for the children and garden games for all.

If you would like to attend the Garden Party, please register your interest when booking for the reunion dinner.

Overnight Accommodation

We are holding a number of single en-suite rooms in the Maplethorpe Building for reunion dinner guests who wish to stay over on the night of Friday 22 June. These are available at the discounted alumni rate of £50 per room per night on a first-come, first-served basis. We recommend that you book College accommodation as soon as possible via by clicking here, entering the promotion code stated on your invitation and the date of your stay on the first page.


To book any of our upcoming events please visit our Events Page

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.