29 September 2015

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.

UCD Registry is looking for your feedback!

Undergraduate students eligible to take part in the 2015 Start of Term Survey were sent an email to their UCD Connect account on Monday, 28 September with a link to a survey. Your views are important to us and will help shape the services we provide.

Registration is still 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.

Campus Accessibility - Bike Ramps

Please remember not to padlock your bike to bicycle ramps on the campus. This not only affects your fellow students with disabilities but negatively impacts everybody's enjoyment of the campus. Think before you clink!

Employer Recruitment Fairs Wed. 30 Sept to Fri. 9 Oct 2015

UCD Business, Finance and Management Fair - Wed. Sept 30 - O'Reilly Hall
UCD Science, Engineering and Technology Fair - Thur. Oct 1 - O'Reilly Hall
UCD Smurfit School Fairs - Tue. Oct 6 & Fri. 9 - Blackrock Campus
UCD Law Recruitment Fair - Wed. Oct 7 - Astra Hall
Full details available via Careers Connect.

REMINDER: Don't forget to check out upcoming Employer and Career Development Centre events via Careers Connect!

The UCD Career Development Centre work with a multitude of national and international organisations to bring Employer Presentations and Lunchtime Seminars to UCD students. Simply log into Careers Connect, search Events and BOOK your place!

Some places remaining for the Career Development Centre Module Career Zone

Career Zone is a non credit bearing module that can be studied online in your own time! What will you learn? - career planning, creative job searching, winning job applications, interview strategy. Register through Blackboard. For more click here.

Check out our new Academic Integrity guide

Need to know how to cite your sources correctly? Want to find out how to avoid plagiarism? Need to know which citation style your School prefers? See our new guide to maintaining your academic integrity.

Our EndNote Lunchtime Sessions are now on

Want to learn more about the bibliographic software EndNote? We're running one hour hands-on beginner training workshops during October and November. Booking is essential. See our events calendar for schedule and to book your place.

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.

Office 2016 download available soon

Office 2016, the latest version of Microsoft Office, free for staff and students of UCD will be available to download from Thursday, 1 October 2015. Click here for details.

Missed out on getting involved and don't know who or what to ask

Think you've missed out in getting involved in UCD clubs and societies? Not sure how, or where to start, or who to ask? It's never too late! visit the UCD Societies website.

Last 24 hours to buy UCD Cinema Season Tickets

UCD Cinema's amazing season ticket which allows you to buy 1 ticket for €25 for the entire semester of films is available until midnight Wednesday 30th September. Great titles such as Inside out and Monty Python singalong are coming up in the Cinema. Click here for details.

Cast wanted: Legally Blonde - The Musical: February 2016, O'Reilly Hall

We are looking to find our Elle Woods & the rest of our cast from Monday, 28 September to Friday 2 October 2015; in the Student Centre each day from 10-6 and on Wednesday evening from 6-9 in Smurfit. Auditions open to all UCD staff, students & alumni! For more click here.

UCD Med Day 2015

Med Day 2015 takes place on Friday, 16 October throughout the streets of Dublin, raising awareness and much-needed funds for Laura Lynn, Debra, Helium, The Berkeley Fund, St. Vincents Foundation and The Mater Foundation. To get involved click here.
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