9 September 2014

New Dart & Bus Options for UCD Commuters

A new shuttle bus service between UCD and Sydney Parade Dart Station has been launched. From Monday, 15 September Dublin Bus will change the timetable for Route 142. This change will improve the existing bus service between Rathmines and UCD.

Registration 2014/15

Undergraduate registration will close at 5.00pm on Friday, 19 September. Graduate Taught registration will close at 5.00pm on Friday, 26 September (exceptions apply - please check with your School). Click here for more information.

Freshers' Week Mon. 15 to Fri. 19 September

Freshers' Week is Ireland's largest student festival and takes place during Week 2 in the Student Centre Quad. You'll get a chance to meet & greet each of our societies and, most importantly, it will be your first opportunity to join as members. Remember, with over 70 recognised student societies, UCD has something for everyone. Being involved in student life is a great way to make friends, develop your skills and help make the UCD community the welcoming, inclusive and supportive place it is. Click here for more details.

UCD Sports Expo Mon. 15 to Thur. 18 September

UCD sports clubs invite you to get involved. Visit the club stands at the Sports Expo in association with Bank of Ireland, which will take place from Monday, 15 to Thursday, 18 September. For more information visit Sports Expo 2014.

Self-Service Loans Become the Standard in UCD Libraries

The Library is now operating with self-service loans, renewals and return of materials as standard, so please use the self-service kiosks for this, available at all of our libraries: service desks are for information queries and troubleshooting. For more click here.

Library Subject Guides Available for all Topics

Over the summer we have expanded our range of subject guides. These support you in your assignment work and provide quick access to "best bet" books, databases and e-journals and also cover the correct citing style for you - and lots more. Click here for more information.

Introducing OneSearch, Our New Resource Discovery System

UCD Library has introduced OneSearch which provides quick access to a wide range of print and online materials. We have produced a range of very short on-line tutorials to help you use the search function.

Win an iPad with UCD Careers!

We're here for you throughout your time in college. Enter our competition for the chance to win an iPad, and visit our new website for tips on making the most of your experiences, looking for work and gaining new skills.

UCD Voluntary Student Tutoring Scheme - Become a Voluntary Second Level School Tutor

Try something new. Sign-up to tutor Junior or Leaving Cert pupils one-to-one, in the pupils' school, Tuesday nights 6.30pm-8.30pm, from 23 Sept - 21 Oct & 4 Nov - 18 Nov 2014 (8 sessions). Closing date to apply online is Thursday, 11 Sept 2014 at 3pm.

UCD Sport & Fitness-Swim & Gym Membership

UCD Sport & Fitness are delighted to offer all UCD students a special Student Swim & Gym Membership offer for just €99. So why not energise your brain and kick start your day with a morning swim or relax and unwind in the Tepidarium (Sauna, Steam Room, Jacuzzi and Tropical Showers) For more information click here.

Culture Night at UCD Cinema 19 September

UCD Cinema is delighted to take part in National Culture night with 2 free screenings on Friday, 19 September. Screenings of "Next Goal Wins" and "Chinese Puzzle" will be free to all students, staff and local residents. Tickets are available online.

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