(Amended in 2008)


  1. The name of the Old Boys/Girls Union, Government College, Lahore/Government College University, Lahore (GC University, Lahore) shall be “Old Ravians Union”.
  2. Membership of the Old Ravians Union (ORU) is open to such old students of the College/University as were on the rolls of the College/University for at least two academic years except those who were expelled, rusticated or blacklisted; to members of the staff of the College/University and to those ex-member of the staff who have been on the strength of the College/University for five years.
  3. An old student, who has been on the rolls of the College/University for less than two academic years, may be admitted as a member by the Executive Committee as a special case.
  4. All members shall be Life Members.
  5. The life subscription shall be Rs. 500/= or as may be re-fixed by the Union.
  6. The Old Ravians Union shall have an Executive Committee consisting of the following:
    1. President
    2. The Vice Chancellor, GC University Lahore shall be the ex-officio Patron of the Old Ravians Union.
    3. Two Vice Presidents, one of whom shall be a female.
    4. Honorary Secretary who shall be nominated by the Vice Chancellor from amongst the Old Ravians staff members.
    5. Secretary vi.Treasurer vii.Executive Members who shall be elected by the members of the Union on Chapter (Decade) basis. Each decade will be represented by one member.
  7. The Executive Committee shall be elected every two years on the occasion of Annual General Meeting, which shall be held in University Campus.
  8. Those Old Ravians who are the members of the staff of GC University, Lahore will not contest for any post of the Old Ravians Union.
  9. The minimum age for the post of President will be 50 years.
  10. The candidate for the office of the President should have studied at least for four years in the College/University.
  11. Five members of the Executive Committee shall form a quorum for holding a meeting of the Executive Committee
  12. The quorum for a general body meeting shall be one hundred.
  13. The monogram of the Old Ravians Union shall be the same as the University monogram with Old Ravians Union written at the top and GC University, Lahore written below it.
  14. No amendment can be made in the rules of the Old Ravians Union except in a General Body Meeting where at least three-forth of the members must vote for the proposed amendment.
  15. The accounts of the Old Ravians Union shall be jointly operated by the Treasurer and Honorary Secretary.
  16. The minimum age for the candidates for the posts of Vice President, Vice President (Ladies), Secretary and Treasure will be 30 years.
  17. Candidates to contest the elections of the Union will become eligible after two years of their registration as members.
  18. Correspondence with the members would be undertaken by Honorary Secretary along with Secretary.

On the recommendation of the Election Committee the house carried the following rules:

  • In future biennial election of the Union shall be held in November to facilitate participants.
  • New membership should be closed at least three months before the date of filing of nomination papers for the Election of the Union.
  • Maximum of 5 application forms for membership of the Union can be submitted at one time.


  • Members of the Old Ravians Union are cordially invited to the University annual sports.
  • For other functions arrangement for participation can be made on request.
  • Old Ravians are eligible to become life subscribers of the University Magazine ‘The Ravi’ by paying life subscription of Rs. 500/- only or by paying annual subscription for a single copy.
  • Old Ravians ties and souvenirs can be obtained from the office of the Union on payment.
  • Old Ravians are eligible to become members of the University Library with the special permission of the Vice Chancellor and can draw two books at a time on furnishing a Library security of Rs. 500/- to the University Librarian. The members of the Old Ravians Union can get their Library membership Special Cards.
  • The spouses of the members can also attend the functions of the Old Ravians Union.
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