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Dates for UCD Orientation Week are available on Key Dates.
Check out the New Students Website for all of the information you'll need to know about Orientation activities.
UCD Global will also be coordinating a series of social and cultural events for new international students and will be designed to assist and support new international students commencing their studies in UCD.
Please use this guide to assist you: How to open a student bank account
A Certificate of Attendance verifies the years you are registered at UCD. It states your name, programme title, duration of programe, registration status and stage.
It is accepted by all Irish banks and most other institutions in Ireland, Europe, and the rest of the world.
To access your Certificate of Attendance follow the steps below:
- Log into SISWeb
- Go to the Registration, Fees, and Assessment
- My Official Documents
- Electronic Documents
Documents from SISWeb can be verified by a third party through UCD's online verification system. Before you give your Certificate of Attendance from SISWeb to any third party, ensure that you 'enable' the document by clicking the 'enable access' button as this will allow the verification process to work properly.
Online via SISWeb: this is the easiest and fastest way to pay your fees.
> Registration, Fees and Assessment
> Programme Fees and Payment
Enter the amount that you would like to pay in the "make payment" field. Please note that there is a limit of €1,500 per transaction when making a payment on SISWeb.
Further information on how to pay is available on the Fees Website.
There are 3 steps to getting your student card:
1. Upload photo. Go to SISWeb > My Profile > Upload Photo. Photo size must be 50KB or smaller.
2. Confirm your registration. Go to SISWeb > My Registration and click Confirm. If you are not given the option to confirm, Ask Us, and we can help you.
3. Wait for an email from UCard, they will inform you of the date and time you can collect your UCard. Students must collect their card in person. Please bring
- Certificate of Attendance from SISWeb.
- Photo ID (e.g. passport)
Check out the Student UCard page for more info.
The Student Leap Card is also available from UCD Students' Union Reception located in the Old Student Centre near Astra Hall. Opening Hours are as follows: Monday - Friday: 11am - 4pm
We can stamp a wide variety of forms. Some of the most common forms that we're asked to stamp are:
- Child Benefit forms
- Job Seekers forms
- Medical Card Application
- Student Travel Card (if you need us to stamp your application for a student travel card, please download the application form at www.studenttravelcard.ie and remember to bring 2 passport photos with you)
- J1 forms
If the form that needs to be stamped is only to confirm your attendance/enrollment in UCD, use the Certificate of Attendance available in SISWeb.
If you can't use your Certificate of Attendance submit the form is through the Student Desk Connector.
UCD stamp all forms digitally, so no need to even come in to the Student Desk. Please Submit forms via the Student Desk Connector. When asked What is the nature of your query select I would like to submit documentation (form stamping, grant letter) and attach the form that you need us to complete/stamp. Before sending us a form to complete, please ensure that you have filled in all of the sections which require your personal details.
If you have never changed your password it will be your 6 digit date of birth in the format DDMMYY. If you are not able to log into SISWeb using your 6 digit date of birth, please use the Password Self Service option to reset it.
Check out the IT Start of Term Guide 2021 to help you.
If you have never changed your password, it will be your 6 digit date of birth in the format DDMMYY.
However, for security reasons you will be required to eventually change this password. You can log into SISWeb 20 times using your 6 digit date of birth as your password after which it will expire and you myst create a new one. Current students can reset their password at any time by using the UCD Password Self Service tool.
If you wish to discuss any issues in relation to your studies or you have any additional concerns, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with your Student Adviser. Every academic programme in UCD has a dedicated Student Adviser who offers students time and space to explore issues of concern to them throughout your time at UCD. Student Advisers work closely with academic and administrative staff as well as with the other student support staff to ensure that each student’s experience at UCD is as fulfilling and enjoyable as possible.
Click here to find your Student Adviser.