Alumni Events

Get connected to campus.

It's the extras at Oxford that help make it memorable. We have many clubs and organizations that sponsor special events, along with varsity and intramural athletics, guest lectures, and art performances. Keep updated on the latest campus events for you and your classmates.

Family Weekend 

October 20–22

Once you're an Oxford student, we hope that you and your family can participate in Oxford College Family Weekend. This event provides an opportunity for your family to meet friends, faculty, staff, and alumni who are part of your life on campus. They can build community with other parents and family members, and get a glimpse of what it's like to be an Oxford student. We offer a range of fun, engaging, and informative activities for the whole family.

The basic registration fee is $25 per person (free for children under 10 and for current Oxford students) and includes events marked with * on the schedule below. 

Register online here.

On-site registration will be available on both Friday evening and Saturday morning during the allotted check-in times (see the schedule below).

Preview the full 2017 Family Weekend schedule.

Weekend Schedule

Friday, October 20
3:00-6:00 p.m.Registration & Check-In*
5:00-8:00 p.m.Dinner in Dining Hall
7:30 p.m. Fall Drama Production
Saturday, October 21
8:00 a.m. Oxford College Fall 5K + 1 Mile Fun Run
9:00-10:00 a.m.Registration & Check-In*
9:00-10:00 a.m.Continental Breakfast*
10:15-10:30 a.m. Welcome & Opening Session*
10:30-11:15 a.m.Interest Sessions*
11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.Picnic on the Quad*
1:00-1:45 p.m.Interest Sessions*
2:00-2:45 p.m.Interest Sessions*
1:00-5:00 p.m. Festival at the Farm*
3:00 p.m.Fall Drama Production
5:00-8:00 p.m. Dinner in Dining Hall
7:00 p.m.Evening Program*
Sunday, October 22
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.Brunch in the Dining Hall

Items notated with a * are included in the registration cost.



Convocation 2017

Wednesday, August 23

Oxford College inaugurated the academic year at our 2017 Convocation. Susan Ashmore, Oxford professor of history, delivered the convocation address. Dignitaries from Emory University, the Oxford College administration, and Oxford faculty processed in academic regalia. The video has been archived and is available for viewing. 

Eclipse Viewing

Monday, August 21

The Oxford College Community took part in a solar eclipse viewing event in front of the Oxford Science Building on the quad from 2–3 p.m. EST.  The video has been archived and is available for viewing.