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Monday, 26 March, 2018

Residence Finance Contact Information

UCD Residence Finance Department,
Roebuck Castle,
University College Dublin
Belfield,
Dublin 4,
Ireland.
D04 V1W8

Tel: +353 (0) 1 716 1640
Email: residencefinance@ucd.ie

Residential Payments

If you have any financial queries or encounter any problems making a payment please contact our dedicated Finance Team at residencefinance@ucd.ie. Please click Residential Payments to view our PDF guide.

Payment Methods

Residential payments can be made via

  • SISWeb using a Credit or Debit card
  • Bank Transfer
  • International Bank draft drawn on an Irish Account
  • Bank Draft/ Postal Order/ Cheque drawn from an Irish Account

Please be aware that there are often limits on cards and if you are having a problem making a payment you should try to make a payment of less than €1,000. This particularly applies to cards from no -Irish banks. Please click Payment Methods to view our PDF printable payment methods guide.

Accommodation Fees FAQs (updated 07/03/2022)

Please see updated UCD Residences Monthly Payment Schedule: Accommodation Fees 2021/2022

Please see 2022/23 UCD Residences Monthly Payment Schedule: Accommodation Fees 2022/2023

The License to Reside periods for the 2022/2023 Academic year ae expected* to begin on the 1st of September 2022, 01/09/22, and incoming residents will be able to check-in from this date. 

See below outline of proposed 22/23 license dates.

Two Trimester License Dates
Cohort Start End
Stage 2+ Continuing / International 01/09/2022 20/05/2023
Stage 1 CAO & International 01/09/2022 20/05/2023
Single Trimester Booking Dates *
Cohort Start End
Trimester 1 Arrivals 01/09/2022 23/12/2022
Trimester 2 Arrivals 09/01/2023 20/05/2023
Three Trimester Booking Dates *
Cohort Start End
Non-EU Postgraduates 01/09/2022 12/08/2022

* License dates are subject to change in line with key academic dates for the 22/23 academic year.

In light of recent amendments to Housing Legislation in Ireland, UCD Residences, as a student accommodation provider, is required to change its existing payment structure to a new schedule. In this new schedule, residents can pay their license fee in monthly installments.

A monthly installment will consist of the one months' License Fee / Rent for the Residence price band for which the resident has a booking. For example, the monthly installment for a resident in Belgrove/Merville (shared bathroom accommodation) will be cheaper than the monthly installment for Ashfield/Glenomena/Roebuck/Proby (ensuite bathroom accommodation). The monthly installment will also include the monthly cost of utilities and catering (if applicable).

Yes, it has. The booking and security deposit is no longer equivalent to one month's license fee  For 22/23 the existing security/booking deposit amount has been amended to a standard uniform  amount  of €720 applicable to all residences, regardless of preferred residence price point.

If you notice any issues with your how your residence fees are displaying or the with the total amount owing on your account please refer to the residences monthly fee schedule -  click here  -  for a general clarification. 


For more detailed queries regarding fees please contact residencefinance@ucd.ie 

In line with current RTB Legislation, if you wish to cancel your accommodation on-campus within the License Period, you are required to give a 28-day notice to end your stay in UCD residences  by submitting a cancellation form via email to residences@ucd.ie . You will be liable to pay the License Fee and any and all associated charges up to the end of the 28-day notice period or such longer period of notice provided in the Cancellation Form. 

Contact the UCD Residences

UCD Merville Reception, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
T: +353 1 716 1031 / +353 1 716 1008 | E: residences@ucd.ie

Residence Room Booking Email: residenceroombooking@ucd.ie