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Alumni Gathering 2018

Save the Date: The Alumni Gathering 2018 will take place from the 16 - 18 August 2018 in RCSI, Dublin.

All graduates from the Classes of 1958, 1963, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003 and 2008 are invited to attend.

Online registration has now closed. Onsite registration opens on the 16th August at 10.00 or call +353 (0) 1 402 2523.

Frequently Asked Questions Ι Discounted Travel & Accommodation Ι Registered Attendees

Programme at a Glance

This programme is for reference and is subject to change.

Thursday, 16 August
10.00 - 17.00

Registration

Registration will move to front historic entrance of 123 St Stephen's Green at 17.10 following departure of the tour.


Ground Floor, 26 York Street

12.30 - 15.00

Classes of 1958 & 1968 to arrive at 12.15 for gowning

Jubilee Lunch

A commemorative lunch for those celebrating more than 50 years since graduation.

Each graduate may bring one accompanying person at no cost. Additional guests can be booked at a cost of €40pp.

College Hall, RCSI

 
17.00 - 18.00

Tour of RCSI

Reawaken memories on this tour of the RCSI campus led by RCSI Porters and current students

Meeting Point:
Ground Floor,
26 York Street

No charge

18.00 - 20.00

Welcome Reception

Supported by the Association of Medical & Dental Graduates 

An informal evening of drinks and canapés with classmates and lecturers, both past and present. 

College Hall, RCSI

No charge

Friday, 17 August
10.00 - 15.45 Scientific Meeting

>> View the programme online here. 

4.0 CPD Points apply. Arrival refreshments and lunch provided.  

Albert Lecture Theatre, RCSI

No charge

15.45 - 16.00

Alumni Memorial Service

A service in memory of dearly departed Alumni.

Albert Lecture Theatre, RCSI

No charge

16.00 - 17.00

Tour of RCSI

Reawaken memories on this tour of the RCSI campus led by RCSI Porters and current students

 

Meeting Point:
Ground Floor,
26 York Street

No charge

19.30

Class Reunion Dinners

Each Class will have its own dining room - see venues below. We ask that all Classes arrive promptly at 19.30 for your Class Reunion Photo.

Venues:

  • Classes of 1958, 1963, 1968, 1983 & 1988: RCSI - use 123's Front Historic Entrance
  • Class of 2003: RCSI - use 123's York Street Entrance
  • Classes of 1973, 1978 & 1998: Fitzwilliam Hotel - see map
  • Class of 1993: Top Floor, Drury Buildings - see map
  • Class of 2008: Blue Room, Dean Hotel- see map
 €80pp
Saturday, 18 August
09.30 - 15.30 Association of Graduates' Annual Golf Outing

Venue: Edmondstown Golf Club- see map

Compete for the prestigious Frank Prendiville Memorial Cups which will be awarded to both the winning male & female graduate. There will also be a guest prize.

Format: Singles Stableford. Max. Handicap for Men is 24, and Women is 30. 

Bus will depart from outside Fitzwilliam Hotel at 09.20 and return to RCSI at 15.30.
Tee-off time is 10.40.

Cost includes bus transfers, green fees, refreshments on arrival and a light lunch.
Golf Club Hire is an additional €35pp.

  €60pp

11.00 OR 13.00

Tours of St Stephen's Green and RCSI

Historical walk of St Stephen's Green followed by a tour down memory lane of the RCSI campus led by RCSI Porters and current students.

11.00 tour is for avid history enthusiasts!

13.00 tour will be family friendly, with activities for the little ones or young at heart!

Meeting Point:
Ground Floor,
26 York Street

 

No charge

19.30

Gala Dinner

The Grand Finale! Join all celebrating classes for a black tie gala dinner in The Round Room at The Mansion House, Dawson Street, Dublin 2 - see map

The Round Room at The Mansion House

€95pp

Online registration has now closed. Onsite registration opens on the 16th August at 10.00 or call +353 (0) 1 402 2523.


EVENT DRESS CODES
Please be advised of the following dress codes:
- Saturday's Gala Dinner in the Round Room at the Mansion House: Black Tie
- All other day-time events are Smart Casual, and evening events are Smart.

 

PHOTOGRAPHY & VIDEO
Please be advised that photographs will be taken and video recordings will be made at this event. These materials may be used by RCSI to include in future publications, media materials, promotional materials, digital platforms and social media platforms. If you do not wish to appear in any images captured, please phone +353 (0) 1 402 2523 or email gathering@rcsi.ie in advance, where possible, or on site at the event. RCSI can then take appropriate steps to comply with your wishes.


ACCESS & WORKS
RCSI is committed to world class education and we are constantly striving to upgrade and improve our college experience for our students. As such you will see many changes across the campus so please excuse us for some of the ongoing building works during your reunion visit.

 

FLIGHTS AND HOTEL ACCOMMODATION

Discounted flights and hotel accommodation have been arranged with RCSI Travel. Please click here for further information.