This year’s Alumni Weekend will be themed around Philosophy. All alumni are invited (and are welcome to bring a guest) but we particularly encourage those who studied or have an interest in Philosophy to attend . The event coincides with the University of Oxford Alumni Weekend, for more information click here. Please find the details of the Oriel Alumni Weekend below:

Friday, 20th September

6.30pm – Oriel Chapel Service

7.15pm – Oriel Alumni Advisory Committee AGM, finishing by 7.25pm

7.15pm for 7.45pm – Pre-dinner drinks for those attending the Dinner, followed by the Oriel Alumni Dinner in Hall (dress code: black tie), finishing with after dinner drinks.

Booking is required and there will be a limited number of Young Alumni Tickets available at a reduced rate for those Orielenses who matriculated in 2004 or after. Please note that guests of young alumni must pay the normal price unless they also matriculated at Oriel in 2004 or after.

Friday Dinner Ticket: £49
Friday Dinner Young Alumni Ticket (matric. 2004 onwards, guests must pay a standard ticket price unless young alumni themselves): £39

Saturday, 21st September

11.30am – 12.45pm – Philosophy-themed event – details TBD

1.00 – 2.30pm: Lunch in the Champneys Room

Lunch ticket: £27.50

If you have any questions about the Alumni Weekend, please email

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