Temporary Membership Eligibility

If the following apply to you, then get in touch with the General Office or drop by with one passport photo, some photo ID (eg Driver's License, passport or Bod Card) and we'll help you process your registration.


For those taking courses lasting 3 years or more: £255

For those taking courses lasting 2 years, or with 2 years remaining: £191

For those taking courses lasting 1 year or less, or with 1 year or less remaining:£127

If you attend:

  • Oxford Brookes University,
  • Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies,
  • Oxford Centre for Postgrad Hebrew Studies,
  • Ripon College (Cuddeston),
  • Ruskin College,
  • St Stephen's House, or
  • Westminster College

then you are eligible for Long-Term Membership, which must be for the duration of your course.

If you are a member of University Staff, you may join on an annually-renewable basis whilst you are in the University's employ.


1 term:   £127

2 terms: £191

3 terms: £255

Members of the following institutions can apply for Short-Term Membership:

Abacus College                                                                            

Assoc Members of St Catherine, Mansfield & LMH previously WISC                        

Boston University Graduate Assoc at St Catherine's        

Boston University Program in Oxford                                     

Buckland University                                                                   

Butler Program (St Catz)                                                          

Centre for Medieval & Renaissance Studies (CMRS)    

Cherwell College

Collingham College                                                                                         

d'Overbroek's College

Ephraim Williams

European School of Management (EAP)

Georgia University Program in Oxford

Greene's Tutorial College

Oxford Academy

Oxford Assoc Student Program (OASP)

Oxford Centre for Yiddish Studies

Oxford International Study Centre

Oxford Media &  Business School

Oxford Program for Undergraduate Studies (OPUS)

Oxford Tutorial College

Reuters Foundation Program at Green College              

Sarah Lawrence Program

St Bede's Hall

St Clare's, Oxford

Oxford Business College

Stanford University

Washington International Studies Centre (WISC)


Any student member of Oxford University may join the Union as an Educational Affiliate.  This entitles the holder to use the libraries, attend debates and meetings, but will not allow access to any social facilities, eg The Members' Bar, The Purple Turtle, snooker or social events;  affiliates may not run for office or hold appointed positions, sit on committees or vote in elections.  Please apply to the General Office (01865 241353) for further details.