Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn


RCSI recognises and cherishes the rich cultural and spiritual diversity of the RCSI staff and student body. RCSI’s core values of Respect, Collegiality, Scholarship and Innovation create a dynamic learning environment that continuously seeks to build an inclusive and hospitable community for all. RCSI values equally the diversity of cultural and religious backgrounds of all our students and staff. We welcome students and staff of all faiths and none. The College is committed to non-discrimination on the basis of religion.

Facilities and Places of Worship

RCSI offers two Brother and Sister's Prayer Room in 123 St Stephen’s Green and 26 York Street. An interfaith Serenity Room is also available to staff and students in 123 St Stephen’s Green.

The College recognises and respects the important role religion and spirituality can play in the lives of many members of our community as a personal resource for meaning, community and well-being. If you are new to the College or feel the need to explore this, the following information may be helpful to you.

Facilities and Places of Worship

Bah'is Faith Ireland


Dublin Buddhist Centre


St Theresa’s Clarendon Street (Roman Catholic)

St Ann’s, Dawson Street (Church of Ireland)

Dublin Central Mission (Methodist)

Adelaide Road Presbyterian Church

Dublin Unitarian Church

Grace Bible Fellowship (Evangelical)

Russian Orthodox

Greek Orthodox

Anthiochian Orthodox Church of UK and Ireland

Romanian Orthodox


Hindu Cultural Centre of Ireland


Islamic Foundation of Ireland

Islamic Cultural Centre of Ireland     

Islamic Educational and Cultural Centre Ireland 


Irish Jewish Community


The RCSI Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Policy and the Dignity and Respect Policy protect all members of the College community from discrimination, bullying and harassment; this includes discrimination, bullying and/or harassment relating to religion (including lack of religious belief). Please contact the EDI Unit (, HR Team ( or student CoMPASS team require more information.