Student IT Guide

This guide is designed to introduce the key IT services available to students and help you get started using IT at UCD.


UCD IT Services provides all central IT applications, support and infrastructure for staff and students throughout the University. 



UCD Connect provides access to a wide range of University services and information. 


Information on accessing the wireless network, getting an account and buying computer equipment.

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August 22, 2019

Microsoft Windows 7 support ends on the 14 January 2020

Microsoft will end their support for the Windows 7 operating system on 14 January 2020, after this time no software or security updates will be released for the operating system.

August 22, 2019

UCD EdTECx in action Workshops

A series of workshops focusing on Module & Assessment Design and Feedback in Brightspace will commence on Tuesday, 27 August. Book your place now.

August 09, 2019

Blackboard service ending 1st September 2019

From the 1st September 2019, no further access to the Blackboard virtual learning environment or any content remaining on the Blackboard platform will be possible.