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The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Andrew Hamilton,

Fundraising campaign reaches £2 billion - and counting

Oxford University’s record-breaking fundraising campaign, Oxford Thinking, has reached the £2 billion milestone. The Campaign began in August 2004 in support of the central University and all the Oxford colleges. The first billion in gifts was reached in October 2010, the fastest time such an amount had been raised by a European university. Following that landmark, the collegiate University set itself a fresh challenge of reaching £3 billion in gifts. Today’s total of £2,012,571,521 has again been reached in European record time.

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