Application Information

Application Information 

Applications Open: Monday 1st February at 12.00pm

Applications Close: Midnight on July 27th

During the application dates specified above, students must visit the DCU Accommodation Portal, create an account or log in and list their top three accommodation preferences. If you already have an existing profile, please do not create a new account. If you forget your username/password, please email and we will assist you. 

Click here to access the application page

Lottery Process 

To allocate accommodation in the residences, we perform a lottery based on all the applications received. Your final room number and location will be awarded as per your preferences listed by our lottery system.  In order to be considered for the lottery students must have an active profile and an active application. 

Lottery Dates 

In order to be eligible for the lottery process, a vailid application must be received within the application period. 

International Students: Last week of July- lottery will be performed.

As rooms become free after the last week in July, the booking system will automatically perform mini lotteries to the waiting list. 

Deposit Due to secure successful room offer: €300 one week after room offer date  to secure your room for 2021/2022. 

Semester 1 payment is due on or before August 13th 2021.

If you are not successful in securing a DCU course, your booking is fully refundable prior to move in date.