UCD Graduate Open Day 2018

Students in final year are invited to the UCD Graduate Open Day on Wednesday, 21 February 2018 from 4.30pm to 8.00pm in O'Reilly Hall. The event will give you an opportunity to explore all your options in terms of graduate education in UCD, as well as hearing about fees & funding, admissions and from past UCD Graduates. Register for the event today!

ISSE Irish Survey of Student Engagement

The 2018 ISSE Irish Survey of Student Engagement is now open for responses for UCD Students from 19 February - 11 March 2018. Students in first year, final year, taught postgraduates and research postgraduates will receive email invitations to take part.

Healthy Eating Week 19 -23 February 2018

Check out Healthy Eating Week taking place all this week in the Science Building as well as other locations across campus. Attend a talk, cooking demo, visit the healthy food village and meet the nutritionists! For further details check out our website.

Week 5: Staying Motivated

Goals can help motivation. At this time of year, it can be helpful to evaluate existing goals and try some new ones. Check out these helpful tips. Your Student Adviser is also here if you need advice or help.

Free The Elephant in Your Room and Runamuck for Pieta House!

Free The Elephant is a campaign promoting mental and physical health campaign in UCD, running from now until 10 March 2018. UCDers can register as tribes of up to 5 people to participate in the 5.5km Runamuck mud-run in Naas, Co. Kildare on Saturday, 10 March 2018. The first 10 tribes of 5 people to register will win free food vouchers. Check out more details on our website.

Second Year Students - Get career advice from a UCD alumni mentor who will help you to build your professional network

We have mentors keen to support students from selected schools in the Colleges of Social Sciences and Law, and Arts and Humanities. Sign up to be matched with one and make contacts to support you in your future job search.

INVITATION: Making History – Celebrating UCD's LGBTQ+ Community

The UCD EDI Unit and student LGBTQ+ Society invite you to a momentous event on Thur. 22 February at 5pm, the launch of the UCD's Gender Identity and Expression Policy by Minister Zappone and the awarding of the Foy-Zappone award to Tonie Walsh. Reserve your place here.

Would you like to exhibit your crafts? Join the UCD Purl Jam Craft Exhibition on 25 April!

Display your craftwork at UCD Purl Jam's Craft Exhibition on 25 April 2018. For information, contact niamh.nestor@ucd.ie or catriona.keane@ucd.ie. UCD Purl Jam meets Wednesday 1-3pm and Thursday 1-2pm in VET101A&B. Come for as little or as much time as you'd like!

The Writing Centre workshop schedule is now online - book a place!

Try one of our workshops, or just come to chat to our writing tutors: bring your assignment question or a piece of writing and let us help you with the structure, clarity or phrasing. We're open 5 days a week and we're a free service. Just drop in!

Mindfulness Drop-In

The Student Counselling Service runs a weekly mindfulness drop-in practice session for all staff and students of the University. Please feel free to drop-in and practice with us any Tuesday at 1.15pm during term in The Fitzgerald Chamber (New Student Centre).

International Astronomical Youth Camp

The 54th International Astronomical Youth Camp (IAYC) will be held in England in summer 2018. We invite anyone aged 16-24 who has an interest in space, whether you've ever studied a related subject or not, to consider applying. More details can be found online.
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