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Visit UCD Campus

We are delighted to announce that in-person UCD campus tours are available again.

The UCD Campus Tours give international students interested in studying at UCD an insight into the spacious Belfield campus and a taste UCD campus life.

What happens in a UCD Campus Tour?

A tour of the central campus usually lasts around 90 minutes. This includes a presentation on UCD Admissions with a UCD Global staff member, followed by a 60-minute tour of the campus.

  • Please note our Campus Tours do not include: 

    indoor visits to Schools and Colleges. You will have the opportunity to meet with a representative from your subject area at the end of the tour to discuss the specifics of the programme and the facilities available to you.
    visits to UCD’s campus accommodation (UCD Residences).

You can also take a 3D virtual campus tour - just scroll to the bottom of the page and click!

Who can take a UCD Campus Tour?

The UCD Campus Tours listed below are designed for all prospective non-EU students and their families. The tours are also designed for prospective EU Graduate students. Campus tours for prospective EU undergraduate and Irish students can be booked on the My UCD website.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Advice and Information

UCD is observing social distancing measures directed by the Irish government. Further guidance regarding Health & Safety measures will be provided to you by email after booking.

When will the UCD Campus Tours take place?

Campus tours run twice a week on Thursday and Fridays. Tours depart from the UCD Global Lounge in the Gerard Manley Hopkins Centre. For the latest tour availability, dates and times please view the calendar in the booking form below. Campus tours can be booked by clicking on the calendar and registering. 

Access for People with Disabilities

The majority of the UCD Belfield campus and the entirety of the campus tour is fully accessible. If you have any special requirements, please let us know before you visit and we will be happy to help.

Book your Campus Tour

You can book your tour through the calendar below. If none of the dates listed suit you, please get in touch with us at

If you cannot travel to Dublin for a tour, check out our Virtual Campus tour below and book an appointment with our staff!

Take a Virtual Tour of UCD

Virtual Tour

Take an immersive, 3D virtual UCD campus tour guided by one of our current students! Explore the amazing facilities in the Student Centre, including our Olympic-size swimming pool, health and fitness centre, student cinema and much more.

Visit our very own Global Lounge – host to numerous virtual events with an international flavour. Take a stroll through our beautiful woodland walk and discover the world-class UCD teaching and learning facilities.

If you have any follow-up queries, please get in touch with us! You can also download our brochures below for more information.

If you wish to book a one-to-one virtual appointment with a member of our admissions team, you can do so at the link below.