In the Academic year 2018-2019 15 rooms are allocated on a competitive/merit basis to incoming first year students and New Postgraduate students (continuing postgrads will have applied during Springtime 2018) who have enthusiasm for speaking the Irish Language & engaging in Irish cultural activities. This is called Scéim Chónaithe and the rooms types are single ensuite.
2018-2019 Academic Year
Competition for rooms in the Scéim Chónaithe will be advertised from November 2017 after the November Open Day. Here is the proposed time schedule of the competition:
- Expression of Interest for First Years for Scéim Chónaithe opens after the November Open Day 2017 online LINK (Open).
- Interviews will be held on 23-24 August 2018.
- Places in the Scéim Chónaithe will be offered to the successful candidates following interview.
- Rooms to be booked and paid in full by 29 August 2018.