The Royal College of Art Society was established in 1982 amalgamating with OSARCA (1912) for the benefit of graduates and associates of the Royal College of Art. The RCA Society is independent of but associated with the Royal College of Art. The RCA Society Management Committee is elected annually by the membership. The RCA Society website contains a search database facility which provides information about its members to the professional world of art and design. The website contains news which reports on the activities of the RCA Society.