Application Information

Application Information 

Applications Open: Monday 1st February at 12.00pm

Applications Close: Applications  have been reopened and remain open at the moment (published 21/5/21). Please click 'Apply Now' to the top right hand corner of the screen to apply.  

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 campus.residences@dcu.ie and they 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. 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 vald application must be received within the application period. 

Postgraduate Accommodation: 18th May 2021 - lottery will be performed.

As rooms become free after 18th May, the booking system will automatically perform mini lotteries to the waiting list. 

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

Semester 1 payment is due on or before July 15th 2021.

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