Student IT Guide

This guide is designed to introduce the key IT services available to students and help you get started using IT at UCD.


UCD IT Services provides all central IT applications, support and infrastructure for staff and students throughout the University. 



UCD Connect provides access to a wide range of University services and information. 


Information on accessing the wireless network, getting an account and buying computer equipment.

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October 29, 2019

Endnote and Nvivo available to install

Staff and students can now install Endnote and Nvivo from Software downloads in UCD Connect.

October 17, 2019

IT Services advise customers not to upgrade to MacOS Catalina (10.15)

IT Services recommend that Staff and Students do not upgrade to the latest Mac operating system Catalina (10.15) if they need access to AppsAnywhere, Sophos or Endnote.

October 10, 2019

Persistent Phishing attack targeting University email accounts

Please be alert that there is a high number of malicious phishing emails being sent to University email accounts impersonating senior members of staff.