One of the most popular Gaelic games at UCD, the club places great emphasis on incoming students in terms of advancement of skills and above all enjoyment of the game. Teams are fielded at senior, intermediate and fresher levels in the Higher Education League and Championship. Prime target every year for the senior team is winning the prestigious Fitzgibbon Cup, (the Universities Championship), which UCD has won on thirty-two occasions. Highlights of the fresher and intermediate year are the League and the Leinster Championship. The club also competes in the Walsh Cup and may seek to re-enter the Dublin Senior Hurling Championship in 2017.