RNCM50 Alumni Open House FAQs

Here is a list of frequently asked questions about the upcoming Alumni Reunion on Sunday 4 December.

Please keep an eye on this page for any further updates.

How do I RSVP to my invitation?

Email [email protected] to RSVP to the event by Friday 28 October and let us know if your contact details need updating. If you have any dietary or access requirements, please notify us at RSVP.

I am an RNCM Alum, and I haven’t received an invitation. Who should I contact?

Email [email protected] and one of the team will be able to send you details about the event.

Will I receive any further details about the event?

We will email those attending with further details about the event later in the Autumn.

I am planning to be in the city over night, where can I stay?

The Hyatt Regency Manchester is situated right across the road from the College and is offering an exclusive rate to RNCM50 Alumni Reunion guests:

£120 bed and breakfast for 2 guests (Sunday 4 December)

To book your room, please visit the Hyatt website here and quote code G-RNCM or contact the hotel directly. For further details about online booking, please visit this page: RNCM Booking code instruction.

If you encounter any issues or have any further questions when making your booking, please contact [email protected]

How can I get to the College?

The RNCM is located on the corner of Oxford Road and Booth Street West. Our main entrance is on Booth Street West. Visit our website here for further information about travelling to the College, including via train, bus, and tram: www.rncm.ac.uk/visit-us/getting-here/

Where can I park on the day?

There are plenty of car parks available at a fee in walking distance from the College. For further information about parking please visit www.rncm.ac.uk/visit-us/getting-here/. Unfortunately, we are unable to book car parking spaces at the College for guests.

Can I use cash at the College?

We are now a cashless venue, so if you plan to eat or have a drink at the Café Bar, please pay using a debit or credit card, contactless, Apple Pay or Google Pay.


On the day

Where can I get my ticket?

There will be someone from our Alumni Team at the Reception to greet you and give you your complimentary ticket.

What are the timings of the event?

The Reunion will start at 2pm and end at 5pm, after this you are welcome to stay for food and drinks at our Café Bar.

Will there be food at the event?

Your ticket will include a scone and hot drink in the RNCM Café Bar, where you can also purchase additional hot and cold food and drinks throughout the event.

If you would like something more substantial to eat before the event, The Laureate Restaurant and The Graduate Bar and Terrace at The Hyatt Regency Hotel are situated across the road from the College on Booth Street West, you can check out their menu here. There are also plenty of places to eat near the College on Oxford Road.