How do I apply?

Applications for academic year 2018/2019 will be open from the 1st of March 2018 ( click on yellow " apply now " button in the top right corner of the page). There is no payment required when making an application.

However if your application is successful you will be required to pay €300 refundable damage/ cancellation deposit and semester 1 rent. 

Applications to be considered for the first round accommodaton offers should be submitted by Thursday 16th August 2018. 

As long as you apply within the above time frame, your application will be included and processed as follows:

  • To current Leaving Certificate students who have applied before the deadline ( 16th August ) and have received 575 points are guaranteed the room  (this is non transferrable in the event of deferring a course).
  •  All other rooms are allocated on a lottery system. 
  • Offers are made subject to acceptance of a DCU course.
  • Rent is payable in two instalments: First installment due within 7 days from receiving the room offer; Second rent installment is due in January 2019.

Students who have been unsuccessful will be kept on file for any cancellations. These offers will be made as rooms become available. 

Any applications received after the 16th of August  will be considered in any future rounds of campus accommodation offers we may hold. 

​ROOM OFFERS FOR INCOMING FIRST YEAR STUDENTS WILL BE SENT ON FRIDAY, 24th OF AUGUST 2018.


Campus Residences DAC
Dublin City University
Dublin 9, Ireland
Tel: 00353 1 700 5736
Fax: 00353 1 700 5777
Email: campus.residences@dcu.ie