Postgraduate Students

Postgraduate Student Accommodation

At Dublin City University

*Please note: Postgraduate students are not required to pay €50 application fee when applying for accommodation*

We look forward to welcoming you to campus in August 2022. The on campus experience for students is the most rewarding when you have everything you need in one location. DCU teaches primarily across its three main campus locations at Glasnevin, St Patricks and All Hallows.

Incoming 2022/2023 Postgraduate students can apply to stay on the Glasnevin and All Hallows campuses. Students can choose two rental periods and locations:

  • 9 Month Masters (31st August 2022 – 10th May 2023) – College Park Apartments or Purcell House
  • 50 Week Masters/PhD (27th August 2022 to 12th August 2023) – Postgraduate Apartments or College Park Apartments

*Please note: Utilities costs are not included in rent rates and will be a separate cost charged monthly in advance*

Your Room

College Park

Your Stay At College Park

College Park Superior contains 145 superior bedrooms located in College Park. All bedrooms are double rooms (single occupancy) with ensuite facilities and a shared living/kitchen/dining area. Each bedroom has both Wi-Fi and fixed-line Internet access (Internet cable not provided) and a study area.

Dates & Rates

Updated 11.05.22
*Please note these rates have been estimated and are subject to change, they are not final*

Full Academic Year: 31st August 2022 – 10th May 2023

*Please note: Utilities costs are not included in rent rates and will be a separate cost charged monthly in advance*

Deposit – €862.11 (refundable after check-out less any outstanding fines/damages incurred)

Installment 1: €3,504
31st August 2022 – 4th January 2023 (126 nights)

Installment 2: €3,504
4th January 2023 – 10th May 2023 (126 nights)

Full Academic Year: €7,008
31st August 2022 – 10th May 2023 (252 nights)

Monthly Payments:

August: €27.81
September: €834.30
October: €862.11
November: €834.30
December: €862.11
January: €862.11
February: €778.68
March: €862.11
April: €834.30
May: €250.17

All Hallows

Your Stay At All Hallows

All Hallows Campus is located in the heart of Drumcondra only a short walk from DCU’s St Patrick’s College campus. In All Hallows, there are two accommodation areas, O’Donnell House and Purcell House consisting of 105 rooms. Each house has a mix of single and double ensuite bedrooms as well as single and double bedrooms that share bathrooms facilities. All accommodation avails of shared living spaces that are shared among all residents in both buildings.

Dates & Rates

Updated 11.05.22
*Please note these rates have been estimated and are subject to change, they are not final*

Full Academic Year: 31st August 2022 – 10th May 2023

*Please note: Utilities costs are not included in rent rates and will be a separate cost charged monthly in advance*

Deposit – €812.20 (refundable after check-out less any outstanding fines/damages incurred)

Installment 1: €3,301
31st August 2022 – 4th January 2023 (126 nights)

Installment 2: €3,301
4th January 2023 – 10th May 2023 (126 nights)

Full Academic Year: €6,602
31st August 2022 – 10th May 2023 (252 nights)

Monthly Payments:

August: €26.20
September:
 €786
October: €812.20
November: €786
December: €812.20
January: €812.20
February: €733.60
March: €812.20
April: €786
May: €235.40

Deposit – €837 (refundable after check-out less any outstanding fines/damages incurred)

Installment 1: €3,402
31st August 2022 – 4th January 2023 (125 nights)

Installment 2: €3,402
4th January 2023 – 10th May 2023 (126 nights)

Full Academic Year: €6,804
31st August 2022 – 10th May 2023 (252 nights)

Monthly Payments:

August: €27
September:
 €810
October: €837
November: €810
December: €837
January: €837
February: €756
March: €837
April: €810
May: €243

*Private bedroom with shared bathroom between two/three other students.

Deposit – €772.21 (refundable after check-out less any outstanding fines/damages incurred)

Installment 1: €3,139
31st August 2022 – 4th January 2023 (126 nights)

Installment 2: €3,139
4th January 2023 – 10th May 2023 (126 nights)

Full Academic Year: €6,277
31st August 2022 – 10th May 2023 (252 nights)

Monthly Payments:

August: €24.91
September:
 €747.30
October: €772.21
November: €747.30
December: €772.21
January: €772.21
February: €697.48
March: €772.21
April: €747.30
May: €223.87

Postgraduate Block

Your Stay At Postgraduate Block

Postgraduate accommodation contains 105 superior bedrooms located via the Ballymun Road entrance. The accommodation consists of two accommodation blocks. All bedrooms are single or double rooms with ensuite facilities and a shared living/kitchen/dining area. Each bedroom has both Wi-Fi and fixed-line Internet access (Internet cable not provided), and a study area. Apartments can vary from 1 bed apartments to 4 bed apartments.

Dates & Rates

Updated 11.05.22
*Please note these rates have been estimated and are subject to change, they are not final*

Full Academic Year: 27th August 2022 to 12th August 2023

*Please note: Utilities costs are not included in rent rates and will be a separate cost charged monthly in advance*

Deposit – €726.02 (refundable after check-out less any outstanding fines/damages incurred)

Installment 1: €2,834

Due: 27th July 2022

Installment 2: €2,834

Due: 25th November 2022

Installment 3: €2,529

Due: 26th March 2023

Full Academic Year: €8,197

Monthly Payments:

August: €117.10
September: €702.60
October: €726.02
November: €702.60
December: €726.02
January: €726.02
February: €655.76
March: €726.02
April: €702.60
May: €726.02
June: €702.60
July: €726.02
August: €257.62

Deposit – €979.60 (refundable after check-out less any outstanding fines/damages incurred)

Installment 1: €3,824

Due: 27th July 2022

Installment 2: €3,824

Due: 25th November 2022

Installment 3: €3,413

Due: 26th March 2023

Full Academic Year: €11,060

Monthly Payments:

August: €158
September: €948
October: €979.60
November: €948
December: €979.60
January: €979.60
February: €884.80
March: €979.60
April: €948
May: €979.60
June: €948
July: €979.60
August: €347.60

Deposit – €1,441.50 (refundable after check-out less any outstanding fines/damages incurred)

Installment 1: €5,627

Due: 27th July 2022

Installment 2: €5,627

Due: 25th November 2022

Installment 3: €5,022

Due: 26th March 2023

Full Academic Year: €16,275

*Only 1 one bedroom apartment available*

Monthly Payments:

August: €232.50
September: €1,395
October: €1,441.50
November: €1,395
December: €1,441.50
January: €1,441.50
February: €1,302
March: €1,441.50
April: €1,395
May: €1,441.50
June: €1,395
July: €1,441.50
August: €511.50

**Superior ensuites are based in College Park and single occupancy only*

Deposit – €862.11 (refundable after check-out less any outstanding fines/damages incurred)

Installment 1: €3,365

Due: 27th July 2022

Installment 2: €3,365

Due: 25th November 2022

Installment 3: €3,003

Due: 26th March 2023

Full Academic Year: €9,734

Monthly Payments:

August: €139.55
September: €834.30
October: €862.11
November: €834.30
December: €862.11
January: €862.11
February: €778.68
March: €862.11
April: €834.30
May: €862.11
June: €834.30
July: €862.11
August: €305.91

Frequently Asked Questions

If you were not successful in the first round of offers for accommodation – don't despair! We will continue to perform lotteries after the initial offers are accepted and vacancies arise. This will happen on an ongoing basis after the initial offers are made. Please make sure you have set up your profile and created an application.

In the case that you are not awarded your chosen course of study at DCU and can provide proof of this to us, you are entitled to a full refund of your deposit.
Your room cancellation should be made in writing to [email protected] prior to the move in date in order for this deposit to be refundable.

A number of rooms are specially designed for wheelchair users and students with disabilities do get preference in the allocation of other rooms. However, you must specify this when applying online and we will require your Consultant/Specialist to complete an "Evidence of Disability Form".
All rooms are randomly allocated - if you would like to share with a particular person, please contact [email protected] and we will allocate you where possible

Once you have accepted an offer, you are required to give 28 days notice and held liable for the rent for these 28 days. Alongside this, a €100 cancellation charge will be deducted from your deposit.