Student reading Postmaster & The Merton Record - Photo: © Ian Wallman

Alumni Publications

Postmaster & The Merton Record
Postmaster and the Merton Record 2023 cover

Published in the autumn, this annual review of the College’s year is produced by the Development Office. It is posted out to all Old Members round the world. If you would like a copy but haven't received one, please do not hesitate to contact us. For back copies of Postmaster & The Merton Record please email

Recent editions of Postmaster can be found here: 

The Annual Report of the Development Office
The back cover of the Donor Report 2017-18

The Annual Report of the Development Office, formerly the Donor Report provides alumni with information on College finances, and an opportunity to read about how their generous donations make a real difference at Merton.

Recent editions of the Annual Report can be found here: 

Merton Messenger

Merton Messenger is a regular email newsletter sent to all Mertonians once a term, keeping alumni up to date on College news and activities. If you are a Mertonian who is not currently receiving Merton Messenger directly and would like to do so, please email

Up to 2016, Merton Messenger took a pdf format and older editions can be found here: 

The Newsletter
Merton Newsletter 2016

Less formal than Postmaster, the Newsletter was published until 2016 and was an annual round-up of College and Development news, together with an introductory letter from the Warden, as well as information about recent and upcoming events.

Editions of the Newsletter can be found here:

750th Anniversary Campaign Report & Donor Roll
750th Anniversary Campaign Report

The 750th Anniversary Campaign Report tells the story of Merton's successful 750th Anniversary Campaign, Sustaining Excellence, which culminated in 2014, and the difference it is making and has made to the College.