A Guide to UCD Exams

Got some questions about Semester 1 exams? Check out this handy guide to exams in UCD. Before the start of the exam session, make sure to check the Assessment website for updates on Exam Arrangements: including transport options and directions to the exam centres. If you can't find what you are looking for drop into the Student Desk in the Tierney building.

Good Luck in Exams from UCD Student Advisers

Good luck in your exams from UCD Student Advisers. We know that the weeks before exams can be stressful. Check out our tips for managing exam stress. If you are feeling overwhelmed contact your Student Adviser.

Please don't be a Space Hog! A Friendly Reminder from UCD Library

During this busy season please be considerate of your fellow students when using library study spaces. Study spaces are at a premium this time of year and it's important to give everyone a chance at finding a space in each of our libraries. Thanks!

Your Feedback Your Future! - Student Feedback on Modules

As a student you have an important role to play in shaping the development of your modules. You can help us ensure that the quality of your modules remains at a high level by taking a few minutes to complete the short online survey for your Semester 1 modules. All responses will be treated anonymously.

Considering Postgraduate Study?

Eager to continue your education after graduation? Not sure where to start your search? Have a look at our latest blog to learn a little more about what you need to know to improve your research and applications!

Extended Weekend Hours for the James Joyce Library during Exams

We are pleased to announce longer weekend hours for the James Joyce Library for two weekends in December! On Saturday and Sunday, 9-10 December (and again on 16-17 December), the Library will be open from 8am till 12 midnight. View the schedule online.

Official Opening of Billings Park - 30 November 2017

On Thursday, 30 of November UCD GAA will officially open “Billings Park” in memory of UCD, St. Vincents and Dublin legend Dave Billings with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 7.30pm by Dave's family and Aogán Ó Fearghaíl, President of the GAA. UCD senior football team will then play the All Ireland winners, Dublin at 8.00pm. For further information see our Facebook page or contact gaelicgames@ucd.ie or sport@ucd.ie.


UNICARE is a community approach to promote the personal safety of all students, staff and visitors of University College Dublin as well as the wider UCD community through awareness, active partnership and prevention.

UCD Better Hearts Phase IV Exercise Programme

Better Hearts IV programmes runs 16 Jan - 20 Feb 2018 from 8am to 9am (1 Hour Classes) , 18 Jan - 22 Feb 10.30 am in Studio 3, Book online here or contact Siobhan 7163809 for further information.

Women in Sport Conference 2017 - Game Changer

Sport for Business in partnership with UCD Sport is running a conference here in UCD's Fitzgerald Chamber on Women in Sport. The theme of the conference is "Game Changers" and the conference will look at many areas from sponsorship, media, women in sport both on and off the pitch and what the future holds. There is a special UCD student ticket price of €20. Book your place today.

UCDVO Annual Conference - Development Education & Pathways to Change

The UCDVO Annual Conference, Development Education & Pathways to Change, takes place on Friday, 1 December 2017, from 10am to 4.30pm in the UCD Global Lounge. The conference will reflect on the unique value of critical thinking and development education at University level and will include, key-note speaker Professor Vanessa Andreotti and storytelling from Will St Leger, Karen Gearon and Julia Canney. Reserve a space by 12pm on Wednesday, 29 November. All Welcome!

Lots of great Free Events Happening Soon!

Upcoming events include the College of Arts & Humanities Annual Lecture on Thursday, 23 November, the Veterinary Medicine Carol Service on Thursday, 30 November, and Marina Carr in Conversation on Wednesday, 6 December. Check out our website for more information.

20% discount for UCD staff and students on all UCD Press books

Place your order on www.ucdpress.ie or stop in to the UCD Campus Bookshop to avail of a 20% discount for the festive season on all UCD Press titles, including Irish history, literature and biography. Offer runs to 15 December 2017.
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