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Dublin City University Accommodation

Experience top class student accommodation in Dublin

2024/2025 applications

DCU Student Accommodation

Our central location means that you are close to the centre of Dublin with its history, shopping and culture to experience and enjoy. Enjoy the scenic city centre or the buzz of its nightlife within a short distance from the university. At DCU, we recognise that all student needs are different which is why you will find both single and double rooms as well as our shared student accommodation for that unforgettable student experience.

Life at DCU

Res Life is our student engagement and events programme in DCU Student Accommodation that keeps you connected with other students and looks after your well-being while you stay with us. At DCU Student Accommodation, we want your experience to feel like a home away from home.

We promote active participation in online giveaways and physical events where you get to take part, meet our team and your fellow residents and enjoy all our programme has to offer.

Our Reception and Term-Time teams are on-hand via email and phone for anything you need during your stay. If you prefer, you can also pop down to our Reception during opening hours for a chat.

First year Students

Current Students

Postgraduate Students

International Students

Your Accommodation

Our accommodation blocks are located across three campus locations. On each of the campuses, we offer a range of shared and private living with communal living spaces. Each campus is conveniently located and accessible by bus, cycling, or walking.

Stay at DCU Accommodation


Shared Kitchen Area

Shared Living Area


CCTV Cameras

Res Life Events Calendar

Cycle Storage


Parcel Collection Service

Friendly Welcoming Team

24/7 laundry Facilities

Desk & Chair

Explore Dublin

For a student, Dublin offers a city of endless opportunity. From the mountains to the sea and all that is in between, Dublin has plenty to offer as you embark on your journey at DCU.


Please note the following important information regarding our 2024/25 applications:

  • Applications for incoming 1st years will reopen on 26th June at 10am. 
  • Applications for 2nd – 4th year students are now closed.
  • Applications for all International students and Postgraduate students are now closed. 
  • *International students – any student who’s home address is outside of Ireland (including EU students) is classed as an International student. You must apply as either an ‘International Postgraduate’ or ‘International Undergraduate’.
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