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Your Quick Membership Guide

Contents

Welcome Letter from the President

Welcome Letter from the President

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Get Involved Club Events Private Events

Overnight Rooms

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Dining

Athletics 

Dear fellow member,

Reciprocal Clubs

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to our PCNY family. I hope that you will take advantage of our Club’s many benefits and encourage you to discover how the Club will serve you to its fullest potential. This brief guide will give you a quick introduction to the many ways you may use your membership. However, what a guide cannot express is the wonderful sense of community we share as members, colleagues, and friends. This is your Club and we want you to have the best experience possible. If there is anything I can do to assist you, please feel free to contact me directly at president@princetonclub.com.

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Best regards,

Richard Block President

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Get Involved

The Princeton Club of NewYork is a private, member-only club run by volunteer committees.We are constantly looking for ways to improve your experience, enhance our services and offerings, and help you get the most out of your membership.Your comments and feedback are always welcome. If you would like to participate in the inner workings of the Club, we encourage you to join one of our nine steering committees such as Membership, Finance, Programs, and Food & Beverage. It is a great way to share your expertise, meet other members, and shape the Club experience for your fellow alumni. For further information on joining a committee contact the Executive Office at 212.596.1264 or email executiveassistant@princetonclub.com. FROM OUR MEMBERS ‘‘ We recently joined the Princeton Club to establish a base in NewYork City. Having lived in Princeton for the past 46 years we had a special affinity for the University and the community.We were pleased with our first stay at the club! – Princeton-based couple The Princeton Club is a home away from home in midtown that provides me with a place to work, workout and entertain friends and colleagues. – NYU alumnus

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Club Events

As a member of the Club, you and a guest will have access to over 200 events per year that include lectures with renowned professors, wine tastings, parties, sporting events, holiday gatherings, museum tours, and more! Four or five times per year, you’ll receive the Club’s newsletter, The Member Experience, which will tell you about each event, when to mark your calendar, and how to reserve your seat. Also, you will receive our weekly and monthly “Happenings” by email so you will always know what’s going on at the Clubhouse. information, contact Program Manager Erica Burhans at events@princetonclub.com or call her at 212.596.1261. FROM OUR MEMBERS ‘‘ Everything at the Club’s Holiday Party – the delicious food, festive decorations, and genuine warmth and hospitality – made for another unforgettable evening at the Club. Our thanks to you for all that you do to make every event at the Club a special occasion. – NYU Member To see a full listing of events and to make reservations, please visit our online Club Calendar. For more

Our experience was simply fantastic – an experience of a lifetime for the family.The tickets that you provided gave us front row seats.To top it all off, the Yankees won and we were able to witness the 10,000th game win.Thank you for making it all happen. – Fordham Member

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Private Events

The Club is a perfect spot for VIP business meetings, an intimate dinner, or an outdoor wedding, and the PCNY catering team is here for you. In the heart of midtown Manhattan, steps away from Grand Central Station, our Clubhouse offers more than 9,000 square feet of flexible meeting and conference space. The event space is suitable for all of your meeting planning needs. But it is our service that will have you returning again and again. Work one on one with our service team to choose entertainment, décor, and the perfect menu.We’ll make sure your event is flawless from start to finish. For more information about hosting a private event at the club contact Bridget Marrin or Shannon Zafonte at bqt@princetonclub.com or 212.596.1210. FROM OUR MEMBERS ‘‘ When planning a meeting of this magnitude, it can be difficult from afar and you provided us with stellar service.When we were not able to have it at the original location, you came up with the perfect solution – The Princeton Club.The meeting was a huge success.We could not have pulled it off without you. – Columbia Member The staff, food, and atmosphere was perfect for our needs and I appreciate your willingness to work with us. Please pass my gratitude on to those that assisted our group.You have a wonderful location and I would recommend The Princeton Club to anyone that needs a great venue in the city. –NYU Member

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Overnight Rooms

If you are travelling to NYC or want to accommodate friends and family in midtown Manhattan, try one of our 47 guestrooms. Our rates vary slightly from season to season, but our prices are lower than most midtown Manhattan hotels. It is also comforting to know that you, your family or friends will be staying amongst other members and our friendly staff. We offer room options for any occasion and budget. Looking to impress? Ask for our Governors’ Floor. All of our rooms are equipped with freeWi-Fi access as well as a flat-screen TV and a charging dock for your smart phone. Contact our Front Desk for room reservations at 212.596.1201 or by email at rooms@princetonclub.com. FROM OUR MEMBERS ‘‘ I am already looking forward to returning to the Club and having a glass of wine with Sebastian smiling across the bar! – Princeton Member

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Dining

Our Executive Chef, Michael Bourquin, hails from one of the finest restaurants in NYC.With the option of our casual Bar & Grill or the elegant Nassau 1756, both located on the 3rd Floor, you’ll always have the right spot for any occasion. Food preferences, allergies or dietary restrictions? Simply check in with the Captain at the door who will guide you to a selection that is right for you.

Dining Hours: Mon-Fri

Breakfast:

7:00 - 10:30AM 12:00 - 2:30PM 5:30 - 9:00PM 12:00 - 11:00PM 7:00 - 10:30AM 12:00 - 2:30PM 12:00 - 7:00PM

Lunch: Dinner:

Bar Service:

Sat

Breakfast:

Lunch:

Bar Service:

Sun

Breakfast/Brunch: 7:00AM - 2:30PM Bar Service: 12:00 - 3:00PM

Mon-Fri

Lunch: Dinner: Closed

12:00 - 2:30PM 5:30 - 9:00PM

Sat & Sun

For dining reservations contact our Captains, Mohammed Hossain or John Kerns at 212.596.1205. Alternatively, email dining@princetonclub.com.

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Athletics

Whether you like to use a trainer or sweat it out alone, the Club’s Fitness Center delivers. Have an after work function? No problem! Our locker rooms and showers make early morning and lunch power workouts a breeze. Get in the game on our two international squash courts. Let our Squash Pro John Musto help you find players at your skill level and arrange matches for you.Take a introductory lesson to learn the sport or improve on your game. FROM JOHN ‘‘ What distinguishes us is our broad range of active players – we are NewYork Squash! No matter what your skill set is, once you play you are hooked! – John Musto

The Squash & Fitness Center Hours: Mon-Fri 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Sat & Sun 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM

(10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Memorial Day - Labor Day)

For more information or to reserve a squash court contact the Squash & Fitness Center at squash@princetonclub.com or 212.596.1230.

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Reciprocal Clubs

Your membership gives you access to more than 200 Reciprocal Clubs worldwide.When you travel for business or pleasure, use a reciprocal club for overnight accommodations, dining rooms, and other facilities. Not in NYC? Make one of these Reciprocal Clubs your home and get the most out of your membership. Find a full list of Reciprocal Clubs on our website and request Letters of Introduction from our Membership Department by calling 212.596.1240 or email membership@princetonclub.com. FROM OUR MEMBERS ‘‘ Beautiful former palace located on the west side of the city, about a thirty minute walk from the Eiffel Tower and a twenty minute walk from the Arc de Triomphe. Best breakfast in Paris. Private driveway and beautiful gardens lend a sense of seclusion in the heart of a bustling metropolis. – Saint James Club in Paris This is a club meant to honor accomplishments (whether professional, intellectual, artistically) and you can feel the weight of that when there.The service was impeccable and the food was at a higher standard than most clubs. – Cosmos Club in Washington DC Where else can you play squash in a club where the art hanging on the walls is on loan from one of the best art galleries in the world? It is quite literally the perfect home away from home. It is the place to take work colleagues, friends or just yourself. – Oxford and Cambridge Club in London

The perfect place for a business meeting! After my first day there, I was welcomed back by name; they really make you feel welcomed which put me at ease. – University Club of San Francisco

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Access Your Membership Online

Contact Information

Register your membership online to take advantage of the event calendar, online statements, and more!

Need assistance? Our professional staff is here to make your membership experience the best it can be.

First-time online users will have to set a username and password.We recommend using your email address as your username. Your password must contain at least one letter and at least one digit. Roster Use the Roster to stay connected. Look up Club members and update personal information.

For general member information Membership Office 212.596.1240 To make member event reservations Programs Manager 212.596.1261

To make dining reservations Captain 212.596.1205

ePayment Services Pay your bills securely with just a few clicks: Click site. New users will have to register an account.

to enter our external ePayment Services

To make overnight room reservations Front Desk Manager 212.596.1201

This is a separate account from the PCNY website account. Usernames must be between 6-12 characters long. Passwords must be between 8-16 characters and include both upper and lower case letters, include at least one digit, and include at least one special character (~ ! # $ % [ ] { } _ - + \ | : . ?

To make a private meeting or party reservation Banquet & Catering 212.596.1210

For the Squash & Fitness Center Squash Professional 212.596.1230 For billing and accounting questions Accounting Department 212.596.1220

For making suggestions General Manager 212.596.1264

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