We recommend that you take the Airport Hopper service from Dublin airport. They run a regular service from Dublin Airport to Maynooth Town. The student fare is currently €7. You can get off the bus at the last stop which is opposite the Glenroyal Hotel.
Maynooth University South campus is a 15 minute walk from this stop; the North Campus is a 20-minute walk from this stop. Please see map here
and the Airport Hopper website for timetable information.
Student assistants will be available at this stop from 9am - 9pm on Sunday, 10th of September and Monday, 11th of September to direct you to your campus accommodation. If you have a lot of luggage, they can help arrange for a local taxi company to collect you and bring you to campus (approximate cost €6).
Alternatively you can take a taxi from Dublin airport to Maynooth. You can pick up a taxi at the taxi rank at Dublin Airport. The approximate cost is €60 one way.
Please ensure you have arrived in time for Orientation which takes place on Tuesday 12th - Friday 15th September 2017. Orientation is mandatory for all new students.
The Orientation Schedule for September 2017 will be published shortly.
The Full Degree Postgraduate Orientation will take place on Tuesday, September 12th 9.30am-10.30am in the Iontas Lecture Theatre, North Campus
Our Welcome Events for Orientation Week 2017 will be published shortly.
Visiting Students (Erasmus, US Study Abroad and all other international visiting students studying at Maynooth for the Autumn Semester/Full Year 2017/18)
Students visiting for the Autumn Semester/Full Year 2017/18) will receive a username and password with instructions on how to pre-register online.
This email will be sent during the last week of August.
Visiting students can upload a suitable photo online for use on your Maynooth University student ID card.
Visiting students will need to present themselves at the Records Office on the following dates for Registration and Document Verification: Friday 22nd September 2017 (Study Abroad and visiting students), Monday 25th September 2017 (Erasmus Semester 1 students) and Tuesday, 26th September 2017 (Erasmus Full Year students). You will be notified by the Records office of your time slot and confirmation of what documentation to bring with you.
The required documents are as follows: Passport or Birth Certificate.
Once this is completed you will receive your Maynooth University student ID card. Students who fail to register in person during the given time-slots may incur a late registration fee.
For any incoming students who have booked on campus accommodation, please visit the Accommodation Office website here for all the check-in information you need.
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