Welcome to the Students’ Union!
Along with our office… where you’ll find us most of the time, we have a lovely cafe – the RCAfé and the infamous Artbar! We’re located one the 2nd floor of the Frayling Building in Kensington campus… come and hang out here. It’s a hub. The terrace overlooking the Royal Albert Hall isn’t bad either.
The RCAfé is managed by our Head Chef Sue. Everyday Sue makes a delicious hot meal. With veggie, vegan and meat options you’re bound to find something you like. We’re open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our coffee and sweet treats are to die for and everything is served to you by RCA students… what more could you want… a fair price?… oh yeah we do that too.
The Artbar opens from 5.30pm! You are very welcome to host your own events here too. Just fill in this form and Alex, our events co-ordinator will be in touch with you. Just one thing to note is that the bar can’t be privately booked: If we’re open then we remain inclusive to all.
Like with the RCAfe, RCA students work behind the bar which is managed by permanent SU staff member Gervaise. We also run the occasional pop-up bars across the other two campuses for events.
If you’d like to work for us either in the RCAfe, behind the bar or at events then let us know! Please send your C.V. to firstname.lastname@example.org along with some info on what role and hours your looking for.
Both the RCAfe and Artbar are open Mon-Fri during term time only.