UCD Term Dates

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Date Activity Notes
September
02 to 05-September-14 Orientation Week for incoming undergraduate students. Check your Orientation timetable for details (timetables will be available in July 2014).
05-September-14 Major Thesis (PhD and Master's degree by research) submission deadline 3 of 3
5 September 2014 at 2.00pm Online Registration closes to allow for allocation of general elective places. UCD Registry
6 September 2014 Online Registration reopens on a phased basis from 12.00pm to 4.00pm. Fully open by 4.00pm. Check your UCD email to see if you got a place in your chosen general elective(s).
7 September 2014 First instalment of fees due  
8 September 2014 Closing date for receipt of application forms for the UCD Access Centre’s Voluntary Student Tutoring Scheme 2014. 3.00pm deadline. More information
8 September 2014 Semester 1 academic teaching term begins (12 weeks)  
17,18 & 19 September 2014 Higher Options Careers Fair, RDS Simmonscourt
19-September-14 Online Registration for Undergraduates closes at 5.00pm Exceptions apply e.g. courses where the closing date for applications is after the 19 September.
24 September 2014 from 5.00pm to 7.00pm GradsCONNECT welcome event in the O'Brien Centre Hosted by UCD Graduate Studies. See here for details.
26-September-14 Online Registration for Graduate Taught students closes at 5.00pm (12 Sept for UCD Smurfit School students) Exceptions apply e.g. courses where the closing date for applications is after the 26 September.
October
1 October 2014 Graduate Provisional exam results released by 2.00pm Exams information
1 October 2014 Deadline for withdrawing from your programme Fee implications after this date
17 October 2014 Deadline for dropping modules Fee implications after this date
22 October 2014 Graduate Final exam results released by 2.00pm Exams information
27 October 2014 Bank Holiday  
30 October 2014 Exam timetable published Exams information
November
8 November 2014  UCD Undergraduate Open Day  
28 November 2014 End of Semester 1 academic teaching term  
December
1 December 2014 Revision week  
8 December 2014 Semester 1 exams begin (including Saturday, 13 Dec) Exams information
19 December Semester 1 examinations finish Exams information
January
13 January 2015  UCD Mature Student Open Evening  
13 January 2015  Applying to UCD/CAO Information Clinic  
18 January 2015 2nd half of fees due - graduates on programmes of 2 semesters  
18 January 2015 2nd instalment of fees due - graduates on programmes of 3 semesters  
19 January 2015 Provisional exam results (including provisional Stage GPA) released no later than 2.00pm Exams information
19 January 2015 Semester 2 academic teaching term begins (12 weeks)  
31 January 2015 Remaining balance of fees due - undergraduate students  
February
12 February 2015 Final exam results (including final Stage and Degree GPA) released no later than 2.00pm Exams information
March
9 March 2015 Fieldwork/Study Period (2 weeks)  
17 March 2015 St. Patrick's Day (Public Holiday)  
April
3 April 2015 Good Friday (Public Holiday)  
6 April 2015 Easter Monday (Bank Holiday)  
14 April 2015 (Provisional) UCD Virtual Open Day (Provisional date)  
24 April 2015 End of Semester 2 academic teaching term  
27 April 2015 Revision week  
May
4 May 2015 May Day (Bank Holiday)  
5 May 2015 Semester 2 exams begin (incl. Saturday, 9 and Saturday, 16 May) Exams information
16 May 2015 Semester 2 exams finish Exams information
17 May 2015 3rd instalment of Graduate Taught/Graduate Research fees due (3 semester programmes)  
June
1 June 2015 Bank Holiday  
2 – 5 June 2015 UCD Summer School  
5 June 2015 Provisional exam results (including provisional Stage GPA) released no later than 2.00pm Exams information
25 June 2015 Final results (including final Stage and Degree GPA) released no later than 2.00pm Exams information