Coming back to Keble
***Regrettably, we have had to close the College to all visitors until further notice due to the Covid-19 pandemic***
Alumni and their guests are welcome to visit Keble from 7am to 7pm every day (apart from during planned closures). You can stay in College or have meals in Hall at various times as listed below.
Veronika Kovacs in the Alumni Relations Office are always very pleased to meet alumni visiting the College during office hours so please do pop in. You can find us on the first floor of the Clock Tower in Pusey Quad.
Lunch during term time
Alumni are welcome to have lunch in our beautifully refurbished Hall on weekdays during term times. Prior booking is required, no later than 10am that day, by telephoning 01865 272799 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Lunch is charged at £10 per person and advance payment by credit or debit card will be need to be made by phone. The lunch menu varies daily but there is always a hot option and standard fare of a pasta dish, baked potato and salad.
Dinner at High Table during term time
Alumni are welcome to dine at High Table without a guest on Mondays and Wednesdays during full Term, five years or more after receiving their most recent degree. Dinner is at 7.10pm (no gowns) and alumni can convene in the SCR from 6.30pm. Bookings can be made in advance by telephoning 01865 272799 or emailing email@example.com no later than 10am that day. Dinner costs £30 for three courses including wine or £20 without. We would ask for payment at the time of booking, preferably by a credit or debit card.
Dinner at Low Table during term time
Alumni are welcome to dine in at Low Table in Hall with one guest (over the age of 16) on weeknights during term times, except Wednesdays.
Formal Dinners are every Tuesday and Friday, where formal dress is required. Please contact the Alumni and Development Office if you would like to check the dates of the Formals. Please note that on other evenings dining is informal where food is collected at the servery. Bookings can be made in advance by telephoning 01865 272799 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 10am that day. Formal Dinner costs £15 for three courses and wine can be paid for by cash on the night. Informal dinner costs £10 per person. We would ask for payment at the time of booking, preferably by a credit or debit card.
Please note that we are not be able to take any meal bookings during the Vacation.
Bed and Breakfast
In the vacations
Keble offers Bed & Breakfast accommodation outside of term time. En suite single, double and twin-bedded rooms are available as well as some family suites. Alumni who are staying can obtain a discount code by contacting us at email@example.com or 01865 272799. Please add your Matriculation year in the ‘Additional notes’ box during the booking procedure and note that the Porters will ask for ID when you arrive at the College.
Please note that if the website shows no availability on the date/s required it is an indication that there is Reunion Weekend or other alumni event, or that a large conference has booked all available rooms.
During term times
A few Fellows’ Guest rooms (a single, a twin and a double) with shared bathrooms are available during term times – these can be booked through the Alumni and Development Office. The cost is £57.50 for the single and £79.50 for the twin and double, and includes breakfast on a week day morning or brunch at weekends. Rooms are bookable through the Alumni and Development Office by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or telephoning 01865 272799.
Should you need to arrange a meeting in Oxford our Conference Office will be happy to assist where possible.