Semester 2 Exam Timetable Published 28 March

The Semester 2 Exam Timetable will be published in your SISWeb on Thursday, 28 March. If you have a query concerning a module, which is not on SISWeb, please check the Official Timetable PDF (This will be available on the Exam Timetable web page). If the module is not on the Official Timetable PDF, contact your School directly.

Apply to be a UCD Student Ambassador

Applications have now opened to become a UCD Student Ambassador for the 2019/2020 academic year. Students who will be in stage 2 or higher in September 2019 will be eligible to apply. Visit the Student Ambassador web page for more information and to apply.

UCD Library Extended Opening Hours

We are now open longer! The James Joyce Library is open Monday - Friday from 7am - midnight, and 9am - 9pm on weekends. Our other locations are also open longer on Saturdays. Please see our schedule for full details.

Week 8: Work Life Balance Key at Exam Time

The exam timetable is out soon (published 28 March), and exams are on everyone’s mind. Remember to balance your study and work with time for relaxation, friends, exercise and hobbies. If you are feeling overwhelmed, please contact your Student Adviser.

Scéim Scoláireachta Bhord na Gaeilge UCD 2019-'20 fógartha

Tá scoláireachtaí Theach na Gaeilge, fógartha anois, sprocdháta d'iarratais, 17.00, 1 Aibreán 2019. The competition for 'Teach na Gaeilge', UCD Bord na Gaeilge Residence Scheme Scholarships 2019-2020 is now open. Visit our website for further information and to access the application form. Application deadline: 5pm, 1 April 2019

UCD Engineering & Architecture Postgraduate Open Evening 2019

If you are considering a Taught Masters in Engineering, Architecture, Planning or Environmental Policy, then come along to the UCD College of Engineering & Architecture Postgraduate Open Evening on Tuesday, 9 April in the Student Centre. You can register for the Open Evening through Eventbrite.

UCD Alumni Awards Call for Nominations!

There is still time - nominate the alumni you think have made the biggest impact in their field. Previous winners include Olympians, Oscar winners, scientists, humanitarians, innovators, entertainers, politicians & educators. Who stands out for you? To find out more about the Awards, visit the Alumni Awards website.

UCD Veterinary Sporting Greats Event - 19 July 2019

DATE FOR DIARY: A celebration of veterinary sporting greatness! Dinner followed by panel discussion with RTE’s Evanne Ní Chuilinn & Brian Dooher, Ger Kelly, Susie Mitchell, Derek McGrath, Shane McGuckin, Fiona O'Brien, Dermot Weld and Sue Rackard (rep Nicky Rackard). Book your ticket now.

UCD ThesisIn3 Competition 2019

Doctoral students are challenged to present their research in three minutes, using only one slide, to a non-specialist audience. The winner of ThesisIn3 will go on to represent UCD in the Universitas21 Three Minute Thesis Competition, where they will compete with doctoral researchers from all over the globe. The winner will also receive a €250 One-For-All voucher. Applications deadline: 15 April 2019. For further information and application details, contact UCD Graduate Studies.

UCD Smurfit School Aspire Scholarship

Interested in a Business Masters but costs holding you back? The Aspire Scholarship is specifically for individuals who demonstrate the ambition to study at UCD Smurfit School but who require some financial assistance to study their chosen Masters. Apply by 10 May 2019

International Crime Fiction at UCD

Friday, 29 March 2019: A one day crime fiction symposium at UCD School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics. Be intrigued by a journey through crime fiction from Ireland to Austria, Germany, Italy, France, Portugal and Latin America. Register on our website.

Smarter Travel Campus: Belfield Bike Shop Popup

The Belfield Bike Shop Popup is at the International Food Market every Thursday. Drop down for expert advice and major discounts on everyday cycling essentials and a free overall service! Read more on our website.

Heartfulness Meditation Wednesdays 5.30pm in C117 Health Sciences Centre

UCD Student Adviser Anna Scully, with UCDSU, invite you to Heartfulness Meditation on Wednesdays at 5.30pm-6pm in C117 Health Sciences Centre. This simple practice can help to focus on the heart, and bring clearer, calmer life experiences.

MSc in Marketing and Retail Innovation Scholarship

To celebrate the launch of the MSc in Marketing and Retail Innovation, UCD Smurfit School is giving applicants a 50% scholarship opportunity!

UCD Get Sun Smarter, 9 & 10 April from 11am-2pm

Join us for the 2nd annual ‘Get Sun Smarter’ awareness event, in O’Brien Centre for Science near Pi restaurant. Learn about the latest melanoma research, how to look after your skin in the sun, win prizes, get free sunscreen, attend a lecture and more! Find out more on our website.

ENGAGE Accessible Science Seminars: Science for Everyone, Clearly Explained.

This popular event returns for 2019. Hosted by the UCD School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science, PhD students explain their research to a non-specialist audience while competing for the ENGAGE 2019 Trophy. All welcome (approx. age 12+). This event books up quickly, so reserve your place soon.

The UCD Alumni Network has Landed!

UCD Alumni are delighted to announce the launch of the UCD Alumni Network, an online platform where current students and alumni can find new career opportunities, connect with others who have attended UCD and maintain mentoring relationships.

How is Your Referencing and Citing? Prizes to be Won!

How difficult or easy do you find it to reference your sources for assignments? What can be improved? Complete our quick survey on referencing and citing and you could win one of two €50 One4All gift cards! Check out our blog post to find out more about the survey.

UCD Purl Jam weekly meet-ups

UCD Purl Jam, a staff/student craft group, invite you to their weekly meet-ups on Wednesdays and Thursdays, 1-2pm in E0.32 beside Pi in the O'Brien Centre for Science. All levels welcome. Contact niamh.nestor@ucd.ie or catriona.keane@ucd.ie or visit their website for further information.
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