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The AAD News Alert provides regular updates about academic administration and matters relating to students – from admissions to graduation. It is sent as an e-newsletter once every two weeks on a Monday, and includes the latest news, key events and deadlines. Anyone can sign up – whether you work in a college, a division or a department, or the UAS.

The University's Annual Review contains articles on research and developments at Oxford as well as appointments, benefactions and the year's financial statements. It is published at the start of Hilary term.

Blueprint is the University staff magazine. Produced by Public Affairs, it is published once a term and carries a mix of news and features.

A daily digest of local, national and international news relating to the collegiate University. Produced by the Public Affairs Directorate, it is available on subscription by email. To subscribe, email

The Equality & Diversity newsletter is a termly newsletter  providing updates on equality initiatives and highlighting events.

A termly e-bulletin aimed at heads of department, departmental administrators, facilities and building managers and others interested in the work of Estates Services.

A monthly e-bulletin providing financial information for departments. It is sent to departmental administrators and finance officers.

The Financial Statements are produced annually in January. They consolidate the accounts of the University and its subsidiary companies and associated bodies.

The Gazette  is the authorised journal of record of the collegiate University. Produced by Public Affairs, it is published weekly from September to July (with brief breaks in the Christmas and Easter vacations). Manage your subscription at (behind SSO)

A monthly e-bulletin providing users of the University’s HR Information System (CoreHR) with essential guidance and information.

News from IT Services is a termly e-newsletter, providing updates on major projects, service developments and forthcoming events.

A fortnightly newsletter  for library staff (Note: this is access restricted).

The Oxford Magazine (available through single sign-on) is not an official publication of the University but an independent magazine edited by members of the University and published by the Delegates of Oxford University Press. It is published four times per term (Noughth, Second, Fifth and Eighth Weeks). For further information, contact

The monthly e-newsletter for all staff and students within the Medical Sciences Division. 

A fortnightly email containing a round-up of news and events relating to women at Oxford.

QUAD is the University's alumni magazine. It covers all aspects of life at Oxford, from research to sporting events. The print magazine appears once a year in May, while the website is updated continually.

A fortnightly email about events around the University and city, as well as news about race equality issues.

Research Accounts Bulletin is a periodic e-newsletter  about post-award issues, such as funder news, policy and process changes.

Research Services News is a regular news bulletin about issues and events relating to research funding and administration.

The twice termly e-newsletter for staff in the Social Sciences Division.

An online bulletin containing updates on timescales, activity, user testing and training related to the Student Systems Programme.

The University Bulletin is the University's weekly e-newsletter. Sent to all staff, it aims to provide information about University planning in response to the virus and changing government guidance and to provide links to available sources of support, alongside other University news and updates.

An annual compendium of information about departments, colleges, committees and University Officers. It includes lists of the recipients of honorary degrees for the past ten years, and degree results for the immediately preceding year. Published by OUP, it can be purchased in local bookshops.

Contact us

Internal Communications
Public Affairs Directorate
University Offices
Wellington Square
Tel: 01865 280720