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.

June 2019

Boston Garden Party - 15 June 2019

Distinguished Friends of St Hugh’s Claire Callewaert (Zoology, 1989) and Michael Callewaert will host a garden party for alumni and their guests at their beautiful home just outside Boston (in Weston, MA) to celebrate the outstanding support of the College’s alumni in North America for St Hugh’s.


Further information and to book your ticket(s) please click here.

St Hugh's Garden Party - 29 June 2019 *SOLD OUT*

Don’t miss the biggest reunion event of the year, the St Hugh’s Garden Party, featuring the fourth annual St Hugh’s Dog Show and entertainment for the whole family.

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

Please note that this event has now sold out, please contact the Development Office at to be added to the waiting list.

July 2019

Alumni Reunion in York - 4 July 2019

Join St Hugh’s in York for a fabulous evening at Fairfax House, one of England’s finest Georgian townhouses. Guests will enjoy a drinks reception and private tour led by the Museum’s curator, before we head to a nearby restaurant for an informal College dinner. We hope to be able to offer a tour of landmarks in York’s history on foot around the city centre beforehand. If you would be interested in joining this free tour, please let us know when you book.

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

September 2019

Alumni Weekend in Oxford - 20-22 September 2019

Information on the next ‘Meeting Minds: Alumni Weekend in Oxford’ will be available on the University website in due course.

On Saturday 21 September, the Principal will host a special reunion dinner in College for St Hugh’s alumni who matriculated between 1992 and 1995.

St Hugh’s will host the annual Jubilee Lunch on Sunday 22 September for alumnae who matriculated in 1949 or earlier, 1959 and 1969.

Alumni from all years are warmly invited to visit the College throughout the weekend, and the grounds will be open as usual between 10am and 4pm.

St Hugh’s Reunion Dinner 1992-1995 - 21 September 2019

Alumni are warmly invited to a very special reunion dinner for those who matriculated at St Hugh’s between 1992 and 1995 on Saturday 21 September 2019 from 7pm. Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to return to St Hugh’s for the weekend, and to catch up with old friends and make new contacts in the St Hugh’s alumni community. The evening will open with a drinks reception at 7pm in the beautiful grounds of the College (weather permitting) followed by a black-tie dinner in the Dining Hall. A cash bar will be open after dinner for those who wish to continue celebrating.

Booking Information

Tickets for the reception and four-course dinner are £55, and include wine and port during the meal. Please note that the dinner is open to alumni only due to limited capacity. For more information and to book, please fill out our online booking form here. Tickets will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis, so please book early to avoid disappointment, and by Monday 9 September 2019 at the latest.

November 2019

St Hugh's Law Society AGM and Dinner - 4 November 2019

The 2019 St Hugh’s Law Society AGM and Dinner will be held in London on the evening of 4 November. Further information, including details of our guest speaker, will follow.

Reunion Dinner: 2002-2005 - 23 November 2019

We look forward to welcoming back St Hugh’s alumni who matriculated between 2002 and 2005 for a special reunion dinner, to be hosted by the Principal. Invitations will be circulated shortly.

'Tutankhamun: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh', Saatchi Gallery, London - 25 November 2019

The Development Office has reserved 50 tickets for the exhibition ‘Tutankhamun: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh’ at the Saatchi Gallery in London. Don’t miss this final opportunity to view more than 150 original artefacts from Tutankhamun’s tomb before they are returned to Cairo to be permanently housed with Tutankhamun’s full collection at the new Grand Egyptian Museum. To reserve St Hugh’s tickets, please fill out our online booking form here.

December 2019

Advent Carol Service and Supper – 1 December 2019

Our annual service of Nine Lessons and Carols will be followed by a festive supper in the College Dining Hall. Booking will open in Michaelmas Term 2019.


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.