William de Alburwyke

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William de Alburwyke DD was an English medieval singer, college fellow, and university chancellor.[1]

William de Alburwyke was chantor of York in northern England.[2] He was also at Merton College, Oxford and a Doctor of Divinity. He was Principal of Broadgates Hall, which later became Pembroke College, Oxford. Between 1324–26, he was Chancellor of the University of Oxford.


  1. ^ Hibbert, Christopher, ed. (1988). "Appendix 5: Chancellors of the University". The Encyclopaedia of Oxford. Macmillan. pp. 521–522. ISBN 0-333-39917-X. 
  2. ^ Wood, Anthony (1790). "Fasti Oxonienses". The History and Antiquities of the Colleges and Halls in the University of Oxford. Google Books. p. 20. 
Academic offices
Preceded by
Henry Gower
Chancellor of the University of Oxford
Succeeded by
Thomas Hotham