15 September 2015

Registration closing dates

Online module registration closes for Undergraduates this Friday, 18 Sept at 5pm. Graduate Taught student registration closes at 5pm on Friday, 25 Sept. (11 Sept for UCD Smurfit students). Visit the Current Students website for registration updates.

New UCD Email Protocol

Changes to the UCD student email protocol in July 2015 mean that, in addition to UCD Connect email, official communications will also be sent to the personal email account for all students who have provided a non-UCD Connect email address. Click here to find out how to edit your UCD email preferences. Your UCD Connect email address remains the main point of contact for all communications.

Dart & Luas shuttle bus services

For information on UCD Shuttle Bus services to and from Sydney Parade Dart and Windy Arbour Luas Stations please click here.

Exam supports for students with a disability/learning difficulty

Students with a disability/learning difficulty who require exam supports must register with UCD Access Centre by Friday, 16 October 2015 in order to guarantee that their request for exam accommodations can be considered for semester one exams. Click here for details.

REMINDER: GradsConnect welcome event on tonight

Graduate taught & research students don't forget to come along to GradsConnect this evening, Tuesday, 15, September from 5-7pm in the UCD O’Brien Centre for Science. This event will showcase what UCD has to offer its graduate students and provide you with an opportunity to meet with fellow students and staff. UCD President, Professor Andrew Deeks will give a welcome address.

Is your car registration correct for your permit parking today?

Please ensure to update your car registration details if you are using a car not registered on your parking permit. Long to your account via the commuting website.

UCD Sport's Expo - this week at the Sport Centre

Get involved in Sport this year in UCD...try something new or continue your favourite sport. Be a player or be a coach or be a club administrator..either way get involved in Sport at UCD! Click here for more.

Season Tickets at UCD Cinema

Season tickets are now available for UCD Cinema. Enjoy around 30 film titles for the price of 5 in semester 1! For only €25 get admission to all of our screenings including the upcoming screenings of Inside Out! For more information click here.

Registration now open for the UCD Get in Gear Get Active student programme

The UCD Get in Gear Get Active student programme is a 7 week health & exercise programme aimed towards non-active students or students who would like to kick start their fitness. The cost is €20 and you can register at UCD Sport reception desk now. Check out the variety of GIG classes on offer plus other information on the programme by clicking here.

Freshers' Week - this week at the Student Centre Quad

You'll get a chance to meet & greet each of our societies and is your first opportunity to join as members. Remember, with over 70 recognised student societies, UCD has something for everyone. Click here for more.

MUMPS, get the vaccine not the mumps

There has been a large increase in recent mumps cases in people between the age of 15 and 24 years. Make sure that you have had 2 MMR vaccines. If you are unsure, we recommend that you get an MMR vaccine, Phone Student Health Service is on 716 3134 or click here for more information.

Maths Support Centre now open in UCD Library

The Maths Support Centre has reopened its doors in the Library Link space in the James Joyce Library. All students are welcome to drop in for support with maths and statistics. Click here for opening hours and more information about the Centre.

Enter our Borrow a Book competition!

Borrow a book using the self-service machines found in each of our libraries and fill in an entry slip for a chance to win one of two great prizes. All students are eligible to play. Click here for full details and rules. Good luck!

Reminder: New eduroam certificates

A reminder for returning students that new certificates required to access the eduroam wireless network were released in July. To update your certificate visit here.

Apply to UCD Volunteers Overseas Programme 2015/16

Are you interested in volunteering and development issues? Apply to the UCDVO Programme, applications open Monday, 21 September until Monday, 5 October. Find out more at our Information Evening Monday, 21 September at 6pm, Health Sciences Centre, Lecture Theatre B004 or click here.

Irish Language Courses Beginners to Advanced/ Cur feabhas ar do Ghaeilge labhartha le Bord na Gaeilge UCD

Register now for a course in spoken Irish with Bord na Gaeilge UCD. Courses are offered at 5 levels including a beginner level for those with no prior exposure to the language. Classes offered free of charge Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 5.15pm-7.00pm . For more information click here.
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