Experience UCD

Through the following activities run by UCD Access & Lifelong Learning, students get the opportunity to experience college life first-hand on the UCD campus.

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UCD for ALL Student Experience - QQI-FET students, November 25th, 10am - 12.30pm
On Wednesday 25th November 2020, UCD Access and Lifelong Learning will host a Student Experience Day for current QQI-FET students or prospective students who already hold a QQI-FET award. 
Prospective students will have an opportunity to join a short taster lecture in their preferred course, hear about applying to UCD and the financial and social support available, and chat with current UCD students.
The event will take place on Zoom and interested students should register by completing this Google form before 3pm on Tuesday 24th November. 


UCD for ALL Student Experience - Fifth Year School Pupils, February 2021

UCD for All Student Experience offers prospective students from UCD Access & Lifelong Learning's target communities the opportunity to spend one full day on campus in the company of a UCD student.

UCD for All Student Experience takes place every year in mid-February.

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UCD Future You Mentoring is a college programme for fifth-year school pupils who aspire to go on to third-level study. UCD Access & Lifelong Learning manages this programme with our partner schools in order to help improve pupils' awareness of college and to increase their belief in their own ability to attend college. Pupils also have the opportunity to visit UCD where mentors have the opportunity to show mentees the campus and share their experience.

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Each June UCD Access & Lifelong Learning hosts a one-week residential summer school which gives fifth-year school pupils from linked schools and organisations a chance to meet other students who aspire to go to university. During this programme, participants have an opportunity to experience college lectures, undertake project work in a chosen subject and a variety of social and sports activities available to UCD students.

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