Study at UCD

Undergraduate Offer Holders

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Welcome to University College Dublin - Ireland's global university and one of Europe's leading research-intensive universities. At UCD, you will begin on a path of intellectual stimulation, acquiring new knowledge and skills enabling you to become highly-qualified in your chosen discipline. Studying at UCD can be a life-changing experience, both personally and professionally, and one that will prepare you for a rewarding career.

You will also experience the historic and vibrant city of Dublin while studying at UCD, a city which conveniently allows you to explore all corners of the beautiful island of Ireland.

Visit our UCD Global Alumni page to hear from UCD alumni who have recently graduated and are enjoying career success all over the world!

If you are a Medicine Offer Holder, you should also read the information on this page.

We look forward to seeing you in UCD soon!

Your Offer Holder Timeline

    • Upon receiving your offer

      When you receive your offer letter, you need to accept your offer! Your deadline will be stated in your offer letter. You may be required to pay a non-refundable deposit. This will be deducted from your fee obligations. You can also log in to the Incoming Student Portal (log-in is via your SIS web account) and get to know the range of student supports and services available to you. 

    • Book your accommodation

      Check your emails for notification of when and how to book.

    • Pay your fees

      You can check your payment date obligations on the UCD fees website. Remember, if you require a visa to study in Ireland, you must pay the greater of €6,000 or half your tuition fee prior to submitting your visa application.

    • Apply for your visa

      Follow the guidelines on visas and immigration

    • Between May and August

      Attend a virtual or in-person pre-departure session with one of our teams. Check your emails and the UCD Global social media accounts for notifications.

    • August

      Registration for the majority of programmes takes place in August and will be available through your UCD Connect account. This account will be available 48 hours prior to registration opening.

    • Late August / Early September

      Arrive in time for orientation.

    • September

      Orientation, start of classes, and Fresher's Week!

Download your Offer Pack

Download your offer pack or email us for more information

Contact Us Offer Pack